MEET THE TEAM

Leadership

Gerard Onorato

Managing Partner

Gerard brings business driven, risk appropriate and operationally actionable security solutions to enterprises of all sizes. He has spent his career envisioning, communicating and building programs targeted at the intersections of information protection, identity and risk.

Paul Donfried

Managing Partner

Paul brings an irreproachable knowledge of the cybersecurity industry that allows him to provide strategic business counsel to clients, partners and colleagues. Leading the design and build-out of a cloud-first startup’s security organization is the sort of thing that Paul wakes up early for.

Delivery Team

Mark Sturges

Staffing Partner

Mark graduated West Virginia University with a degree in Business Administration and began his career as a Technical Recruiter within the software industry. Mark has participated as a presenter and panelist on sourcing, salary negotiation and resume building for college graduates and military transitions

Stephen Chomicki

Vice President Sales

With 30+ years of managing complex sales processes, high performance teams and driving business innovation to persistent success for Fortune 100 companies, global consulting organizations & emerging brands, Steve brings a broad, business focused perspective to cybersecurity issues and solutions, aligning them with his client’s critical business outcomes.

Jahan Moreh

Senior Advisor

Cyber Security expert with over 30 years of experience, Jahan’s knowledge spans from security policy, governance and assessment to standards and protocols, architecture, design, implementation and deployment.  Jahan is a former member of the OASIS Security Services Technical Committee and a contributor to the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML). Additionally, he is the co-holder of twelve patents in the field of information security.

Nolan Berlew

Senior Advisor

After graduating from one of the first Computer Security degree programs, Nolan has spent his entire career engaged in all facets of Information Security. Nolan has built and worked within IT for nearly 15 years, beginning his career developing policies for a top healthcare company.

Dale Rickards

Senior Advisor

Dale brings over 25 years experience on both the business and technology side of Risk Management, Identity Management, Information Security and Privacy.  Dale has both a CISSP and CISM certifications in good standing. 

Peter Graham

Senior Advisor

With more than 2 decades of experience in traditional and agile program delivery, business analysis, business development, and thought leadership for global identity initiatives Peter co-founded PSG Solutions in 2015; a full-service delivery and development consultancy in the identity space. Prior to PSG, Peter was the Senior Identity Strategist at Verizon Enterprise Solutions. Peter holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, at San Diego.

Chris Foster

Senior Advisor

Chris Foster is penetration tester with over 22 years of experience as an IT security professional covering diverse platforms and organizational security issues. He possesses a wide range of skills and experiences that enable him to perform in multiple roles.

Bridge Advisory Board

Pam Fusco

Board Member

Not only is Pam a US Navy Veteran but she has 30+ years of experience in Global Security and is an industry recognized IT and Security pioneer. She is the founding member of CSA ISSA Executive Forum and serves on ISSA BOD. 

Drew Morefield

Board Member

Drew is Head of North American Cyber Center of Excellence (CoE). He has 20+ years of IT and Cyber experience and 10+ years of Executive Leadership experience. Drew has built and led NA Capgemini Cyber Security Practice and has also led Global Security Strike Force at Verizon.

Cyrus Dennis

Board Member

While being founder and CEO of Sayida Group LLC, Cyrus is a board member and operations consultant for 2 international companies. He is also former executive VP for Sundial Brands/Unilever and has remained Head of System Integration at Verizon Business Consulting for over 9 years.

Bill Lisse

Board Member

Bill is a retired officer of Special Investigations – US Air Force. With over 30 years of experience in Security management, risk, privacy, compliance, investigations and IT audit, Bill has been a key contributor to ISC, ISACA, ISO and NIST.

Matthew Tuttle

Board Member

Over the past 20 years, Matt has held executive positions where he was responsible for the overall management, strategic direction and planning for the security and cloud advisory, consulting and professional services organization. in 2018 he was ‘Consultant of the Year’ for Consulting Magazines.