Robert J. Michalsky, Cyber Security Principal

Robert J. Michalsky possesses more than 30 years of IT industry experience with both government and commercial customers. As NJVC Principal, Cyber Security, he quantifies and pursues new business opportunities, leveraging the skills and services of the professional staff. Mr. Michalsky spent more than 15 years providing cyber security-related IT engineering services for classified Intelligence Community and Department of Defense customers.

Mr. Michalsky’s cyber security background encompasses computer network defense architecture design, integration lab establishment, application security testing, security requirements and policy establishment, Network operations center management, IT system vulnerability analysis, disaster recovery planning, business continuity management, fraud pattern analysis and cyber skill taxonomy establishment. In addition, Mr. Michalsky has played a lead role in lead business development, technical and project management for a variety of companies. He ran his own consulting company for more than five years, providing IT engineering services to multiple Fortune 500 clients.

Mr. Michalsky has taught IT professional education classes at both Pennsylvania State University and Villanova University. He presented at three Rational Software User Conferences (now IBM) on requirements and IT system performance topics, and published eight articles for the Rational Developer Network and .NET magazine.

Mr. Michalsky possesses a Master of Science in Computer Science from Villanova University, an Executive MBA from Temple University and an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Kutztown University. He is a graduate of two GE Project Leadership Courses. Mr. Michalsky is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, and is a former member of the Computer Measurement Group, where he authored three technical papers, participated on their editorial panel board and presented at three international conferences. Mr. Michalsky holds CISSP and CSSLP cyber security certifications from ISC(2) and is EPI certified.