Adam Cummings is currently a Member of the Technical Staff at CERT, which is part of the Software Engineering Institute, and a member of the Insider Threat center for three years. This team focuses on insider threat research, threat analysis and modeling, risk assessments, and training. Adam has over 10 years experience in information systems, information assurance, military communications, project management and information technology education. He is a former officer in the United States Marine Corps, where he served as a communications officer, as well as a volunteer in the United States Peace Corps, where he served in West Africa.
He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), holds a M.Sc. in Information Security Policy Management from Carnegie Mellon University and a BFA in Visual Journalism from Rochester Institute of Technology.