Executive Director, Institute for Information Security, University of Tulsa
David Greer currently serves as the Executive Director of the Institute for Information Security (iSec) and is charged with the development, implementation and supervision of the institute’s mission to produce exceptional graduates and technical discoveries in the information security field. He also serves as the liaison between iSec and industry, government and academic partnerships. Greer is considered one of the leaders in information security and digital forensics education and training, having briefed US senators, FBI, IRS, National Security Agency and Departments of Defense on information security, critical infrastructure protection, cyber crimes and digital forensics.
Greer holds a MSc. in computer science from the University of Tulsa (TU) and is currently completing his doctorate degree. He brings more than 12 years of experience as an information security and digital forensics consultant, information security coordinator, software compliance specialist, and president and director of training for Meketrex Technologies. He is a founding member of the Cyber Security Education Consortium (CSEC), a National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Center of Excellence for Information Security and Digital Forensics that focuses on building a high-tech workforce in the Southwestern United States. Greer has also designed and built three information assurance and digital forensics mobile laboratories. He is an active Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and has received five federal information assurance certifications from the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS 4011-4015). Greer has recently been certified as an official ISC2 CISSP instructor. He has filed for several U.S. Patents in the areas of e-learning and digital forensics; most recently a patent titled “Redaction of Digital Information from an Electronic Device”.