GDIT’s Michael Baker to Reasonable Specialist Panel for Potomac Officers Club at 2021 CMMC Forum on June 16th

Cybersecurity Maturity Product Certification (CMMC) is demanded for any probable governing administration contractor to get contracts from the Department of Defense (DOD). The federal governing administration demands cybersecurity certification to guard vital info technologies (IT) property from hacking from hostile actors and mismanagement because of to weak IT procedure techniques. 

For the duration of Potomac Officers Club’s (POC) 2021 CMMC Forum, notable non-public and public sector executives will discuss the latest updates, necessities and inquiries concerning Cybersecurity Maturity Product Certification.

The Forum will host an pro panel moderated by Michael Baker of Common Dynamics Details Know-how (GDIT), featuring Karlton Johnson of the CMMC Accreditation Body, Ron Lear of ISACA-CMMI Institute, Jeffery Miller of Accenture Federal Company and Armando Seay of Maryland Innovation and Safety Institute.  

To sign-up for the 2021 CMMC Discussion board and perspective future options, stop by the Potomac Officers Club Event’s Web page.

Moderator: Michael Baker

Baker is the staff VP and main facts stability officer for GDIT. He possesses virtually two a long time of encounter in cyber leadership, expertise advancement, danger administration, audit, and compliance serving the aerospace and defense sector as CISO together with a selection of purchasers across industries as a seasoned expert. He is also skilled in setting up higher-accomplishing groups and reworking the way cyber hazard is managed. 

Panelist: Ron Lear 

Lear is the senior director of CMMI Plan Advancement and Providers for ISACA-CMMI Institute. He has above 35 yrs of experience in products advancement, engineering and support/operations management, offer chain, and top quality management. He led the enhancement and start of the CMMI Product or service Suite, which includes CMMI V2., MDDAP and CMMC-associated products. 

Panelist: Jeffery Miller

Jeffrey Miller is a taking care of director with Accenture Federal Service, where by he is liable for Accenture’s Management Consulting Provide Chain and Operations follow. Mr. Miller has in excess of 30 a long time of source chain management encounter in a huge range of fields, like planning, success, sourcing and procurement.

Panelist: Armando Seay

Seay is the co-founder and director of the Maryland Innovation and Safety Institute (MISI). He is also director and technological software director for MISI’s DreamPort cyber answers accelerator. In these roles, Seay sales opportunities the essential infrastructure cybersecurity workforce, tech outreach and associate engagement support capabilities for MISI and DreamPort. 

Panelist: Karlton Johnson

Johnson serves as the chairman of the CMMC Accreditation Body’s Board of Administrators. He possesses in excess of 32 yrs of knowledge in strategic leadership, cybersecurity and business communications systems. Johnson is a decorated combat veteran and formerly served as the chief data officer for the Multinational Stability Changeover Command-Iraq. He also served as the CIO direct cyberspace expert adviser to the 4-star commander of the U.S. Forces stationed in South Korea.

Soon after Johnson retired from lively services, he has held leadership positions in big multinational firms with personnel as several as 47,000 and managed portfolios up to $5.5 billion. He presently serves as the CEO of Delaine Approach Team LLC.

Karlton Johnson will also supply the Forum’s keynote deal with. He will explain his viewpoint of the CMMC rollout and the prime priorities for the Board for the duration of his deal with. Johnson will examine how business opinions will enable enhance the vision at the rear of how the business develops for the 1st 100 days. Kristie Grinnell, VP of Standard Dynamics Data Technological innovation, will introduce Johnson ahead of his deal with. 

To register for the 2021 CMMC Discussion board and check out approaching prospects, pay a visit to the Potomac Officers Club Event’s Page.