Jason Edwards has over 20 years of IT/Cybersecurity experience in various sectors such as military/government, insurance, digital security, banking, and energy. Jason currently works for USAA as the Compliance Director for Cybersecurity. He serves as the primary compliance advisor for the CISO and Information Security teams at USAA on regulatory compliance matters.
Jason has earned the CISSP as well as both a B.S. and M.S. in Information Technology/Security. Jason is currently in his final year of a doctoral program working to complete a dissertation on the ‘Regulatory Cybersecurity Testing of Financial Institutions.’ After earning his doctorate, Jason intends to pursue a second doctorate and possibly teach at the doctoral level.
Jason is a 22-year veteran of the US Army as both a combat arms and cyber/IT officer with multiple tours of duty in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other fun places. Jason and his family enjoy living in San Antonio, Texas and love to spend time outdoors.
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