Leland Cogburn

Westlake Village, California

Information Technology & Security Consultant, Structured IT

Experience at:
Mission Produce, Smiths Interconnect , MM Enterprises, LLC

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

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    Building a winning team
    Corporate Security
    ERP Implementation
    Information Security
    Infrastructure
    IT Due Diligence
    Policy and Standards Creation
    Regulatory Compliance
    Security Systems
    Vendor Management
    Where I've Worked
    M

    Aug 2015 – Jul 2017

    Vice President, Global Information Technology

    Mission Produce

    Feb 2008 – Nov 2009

    Chief Information Officer

    Smiths Interconnect
    S

    Sep 2017 – Present

    Information Technology & Security Consultant

    Structured IT
    M

    Aug 2018 – Apr 2019

    Sr. Manager, Cyber Security Systems

    MM Enterprises, LLC
    T

    Oct 2002 – Jul 2015

    Director of Information Technology and Security

    TECOM Industries, Inc
    Where I've Studied

    2019

    Certificate, Omnicast - Surveillance Systems Certification

    Genetec

    2019

    Certificate, Synergis - Access Control Systems Certification

    Genetec

    2019

    Certificate, Data Security Compliance

    IT University

    2015

    Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing

    Halo Business Intelligence

    2014

    MCSE: Windows Server 2012 Domain

    Microsoft Virtual Academy

    2013

    Certificate, SolidWorks - Enterprise Product Data Management (ePDM)

    GoEngineer / SolidWorks

    2012

    Four Disciplines of Execution

    Franklin Covey

    2010

    Certificate, Certified Security Risk Assessment and Auditor

    Perpetuity Group

    2010

    Certificate, Security Management

    Perpetuity Group

    2009

    Certificate, Certified Business Resiliency Professional - IT Disaster Recovery

    Sunguard

    2007

    Certificate, Certified Altiris Engineer (Client Management Suite)

    Symantec / Altiris

    2007

    Certificate, Understanding Adversaries and Threats to the U.S. and the DoD

    Defense Security Service Academy

    2007

    Certificate, Cybersecurity and Oversight of Information Systems Security

    Defense Security Service

    2006

    Certificate, Assessment and Evaluations of DoD Security Programs

    Defense Security Service Academy

    2005

    Certificate, Budgeting and Financial Management for Security Programs

    Defense Security Service Academy

    2004

    Certificate, Essentials of Industrial Security

    Defense Security Service Academy

    2004

    Certificate, Constitutional Law and Application of DoD Security

    Defense Security Service Academy

    2003

    Certificate, Visual Manufacturing Implementation Master

    Alpine Systems

    2003

    Certificate, Visual Manufacturing Administration (ERP)

    Alpine Systems

    2001

    3D Studio Max

    Autodesk Design Academy

    2001

    Certificate, ERP & CRM Solutions Architect

    Epicor Training

    2000

    Certificate, Certified Systems Integration, Vantage (ERP)

    Epicor Training

    2000

    Certificate, Certified Information Systems Security Professional

    ISC2

    1999

    Certificate, Certified Systems Integration, Avante & Dataworks (ERP)

    Epicore Training

    1998

    Data Warehouse Management - Repositories

    Oracle University

    1997

    Certificate, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer +Internet

    Virginia Commonwealth University

    1997

    Business Process Management - Course

    Virginia Commonwealth University

    1995

    Associates, AA, Romanian Language

    Foreign Service Institute, Department of State

    1995

    Certificate, Novell Certified Network Administrator

    U.S. Navy

    1994

    Associates, AA, Advanced Russian Lanaguage

    Defense Language Institute, Maryland

    1994

    Certificate, Advanced Information Technology Networking

    U.S. Governement

    1993

    Certificate, Network Operations and Technology

    U.S. Navy

    1993

    Statutory, Legal, and Regulatory Basis of Security

    U.S. Government

    1991

    Associates, AA, Russian Language

    Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center

    1990

    Bachelors, Russian Linguistics

    University of Texas, Arlington

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    Unique Expertise - IT Security / Planning & Execution

    Senior-level, hands-on IT and Security professional with 20+ years of solid technical cybersecurity and robust infrastructure skills that mitigate risk, prove compliance, and measure security postures both physical and digital.

    Specialties

    Business Intelligence & Analytics

    Database Administration

    DevOps & Site Reliability

    Hardware Development

    IT Consulting

    IT Security

    Quality Assurance

    Software Development

    System & Network Administration

    Systems Architecture & Engineering

    Technical Product Management

    Technology Management

    Technical Support

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    Structured IT

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