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Zero Trust Training (ZTT)

Contributors

In the creation of CSA's Zero Trust Training program, we thank and recognize those who contributed in the development, editing, and review processes for our Zero Trust Training courses.

Contributors to the ZTT program receive a digital ZTT Contributor badge that demonstrates their expertise in Zero Trust principles and their collaboration in providing a CSA education course. The digital badge recognizes their achievement and can be displayed online on social media, resumes, etc.

If you have any questions or have interest in participating in Zero Trust Training course development, you can email CSA at [email protected].

Lead Developers

Vani Murthy
Vani Murthy
Sr. Information Security Compliance Advisor, Akamai Technologies

Vani Murthy

Sr. Information Security Compliance Advisor, Akamai Technologies

Vani has 20+ years of IT experience in the areas such as Security, Risk, Compliance, Cloud services (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS) architecture

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Prasad T
Prasad T
Senior Security Architect at VerSe Innovation

Prasad T

Senior Security Architect at VerSe Innovation

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Heinrich Smit
Heinrich Smit
Governance, Risk & Compliance at Semperis

Heinrich Smit

Governance, Risk & Compliance at Semperis

Heinrich is a recognized Information Protection and Zero Trust expert who started out in Law, and pivoted to his love of technology during the Tech Boom. He has led teams at software innovators and large financial institutions, has authored entire Information Security Policy stores, and has protected data at both 280,000 seat regulated enterprises and SAAS-based startup unicorns. He is passionate about Privacy and Zero Trust, as well as Def...

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Michael Roza
Michael Roza
Head of Risk, Audit, Control and Compliance

Michael Roza

Head of Risk, Audit, Control and Compliance

Since 2012 Michael has contributed to over 100 CSA projects completed by CSA's Internet of Things, Zero Trust/Software-Defined Perimeter, Top Threats, Cloud Control Matrix, Containers/Microservices, DevSecOps, and other working groups. He has also served as co-chair of CSA's Enterprise Architecture, Top Threats, and Security-as-a-Service working groups while also serving as the Standards Liaison Officer for IoT, ICS, EA, SECaaS, and Cloud K...

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Abhishek R. Singh
Co-Founder and CEO, Araali Networks

Abhishek R. Singh

Co-Founder and CEO, Araali Networks

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Michael J Herndon Headshot Missing
Michael J Herndon
IT Senior Compliance Manager, Bayer A.G.

Michael J Herndon

IT Senior Compliance Manager, Bayer A.G.

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

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Matthew Meersman
Principal Cyber Security Engineer at MITRE

Matthew Meersman

Principal Cyber Security Engineer at MITRE

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Jacob Kline
Jacob Kline
Principal Cyber Architecture and Resiliency Engineer at MITRE

Jacob Kline

Principal Cyber Architecture and Resiliency Engineer at MITRE

Successful exploitation of the United States by ever increasingly sophisticated cyber adversaries continues to accelerate and adversely impact American lives. Jacob Kline’s current pursuit is to maneuver the Department of the Air Force into the adoption of a Zero Trust Architecture, enabling the Warfighter to securely access data anytime and anywhere, and enhancing the DAF’s ability to project power over the adversaries of the United States...

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Contributing Editors

Dr. Amol Khedgikar
Dr. Amol Khedgikar
Senior Vice-President – IT audit, M&T Bank

Dr. Amol Khedgikar

Senior Vice-President – IT audit, M&T Bank

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

James Lam
James Lam
Strategy and Consulting Manager, Accenture

James Lam

Strategy and Consulting Manager, Accenture

I was a contributor as an expert reviewer for the ZTA/SDP training materials.

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Alex Sharpe
Alex Sharpe
Managing Director at Sharpe42

Alex Sharpe

Managing Director at Sharpe42

Mr. Sharpe is a long-time (+30 years) Cybersecurity, Governance, and Digital Transformation expert with real-world operational experience. Mr. Sharpe has run business units and has influenced national policy. He has spent much of his career helping corporations and government agencies create value while mitigating cyber risk. This provides him a pragmatic understanding of the delicate balance between Business realities, Cybersecurity, and O...

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Remo Hardeman
Security Architecture Consultant, Omerta Information Security

Remo Hardeman

Security Architecture Consultant, Omerta Information Security

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Richard Lee
Richard Lee
Consultant / Principal Architect, Citizens Financial Group

Richard Lee

Consultant / Principal Architect, Citizens Financial Group

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

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Rajesh Ingle
Professor in Computer Science and Engineering, IIIT

Rajesh Ingle

Professor in Computer Science and Engineering, IIIT

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Shinesa Cambric
Shinesa Cambric
Principal Product Manager, Microsoft

Shinesa Cambric

Principal Product Manager, Microsoft

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

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Alexander Stein
IT Cybersecurity Specialist, NIST

Alexander Stein

IT Cybersecurity Specialist, NIST

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Ashwindi Siddhi
Ashwindi Siddhi
Sr. Principal Product Security Advisor, Dell Technologies

Ashwindi Siddhi

Sr. Principal Product Security Advisor, Dell Technologies

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Magdy Elfaramawy
Magdy Elfaramawy
Senior Security Architect – Financial Services, EY

Magdy Elfaramawy

Senior Security Architect – Financial Services, EY

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Reto Kaeser
Reto Kaeser
Co-Founder & CTO, Astarios

Reto Kaeser

Co-Founder & CTO, Astarios

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

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Sam Reddy
Vice President, InterSec

Sam Reddy

Vice President, InterSec

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Expert Reviewers

Peter van Eijk
Peter van Eijk
Head Coach at ClubCloudComputing.com

Peter van Eijk

Head Coach at ClubCloudComputing.com

Dr. Peter van Eijk is one of the world's most experienced cloud trainers. He offers CCSK as an instructor-led online course, as well as in-person. He is an authorized CSA CCSK (since 2011) and (ISC)2 CCSP trainer with a passion to make you more effective in your work.

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Shruti Kulkarni
Shruti Kulkarni
Cyber Security Architect at 6point6

Shruti Kulkarni

Cyber Security Architect at 6point6

I am a security professional with experience across various domains of security. I work in defining organisation’s security strategy, security architecture and security practices. Translating business objectives and risk management strategies into specific security processes enabled by security technologies and services. I work on gap analysis, design, implementation and...

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Farid F. Gurbanov
Farid F. Gurbanov
Cloud Architect, Jumbo Supermarkten at Tech Arch

Farid F. Gurbanov

Cloud Architect, Jumbo Supermarkten at Tech Arch

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Naresh Kurada
Naresh Kurada
Director – Cloud Security Engineering, Deloitte

Naresh Kurada

Director – Cloud Security Engineering, Deloitte

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Ledy M. Eng
Ledy M. Eng
Cloud Security Engineer

Ledy M. Eng

Cloud Security Engineer

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Dr. Ron Martin
Dr. Ron Martin
Professor of Practice, Capitol Technology University

Dr. Ron Martin

Professor of Practice, Capitol Technology University

Dr. Martin is a Professor of Practice at Capitol Technology University. His work at Capitol Technology University is in the following functional areas Critical Infrastructure, Industrial Control System Security, Identity, Credential, and Access Management. Ron has relationships with a diverse mix of businesses. He serves as a board of directors for many profit and non-profit organizations. Ron retired from the United States (U. S.) Army in ...

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Gustavo Vallejo
Professor, EALDE Business School

Gustavo Vallejo

Professor, EALDE Business School

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

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Madhav Chablani
Consulting CIO, TippingEdge Consulting

Madhav Chablani

Consulting CIO, TippingEdge Consulting

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Ronald Kearns
Ronald Kearns
Principal Security Architect & Engineer, Charter Communications

Ronald Kearns

Principal Security Architect & Engineer, Charter Communications

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Clément Betacorne
Clément Betacorne
Azure Cloud Solution Specialist, One Step Beyond Group

Clément Betacorne

Azure Cloud Solution Specialist, One Step Beyond Group

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

CSA Staff

Hannah Rock
Hannah Rock
Content Development Manager, CSA

Hannah Rock

Content Development Manager, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Stephen Smith
Stephen Smith
Senior Graphic Designer, CSA

Stephen Smith

Senior Graphic Designer, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Anna Schorr
Anna Schorr
Training Program Director, CSA

Anna Schorr

Training Program Director, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Jerod Hollen
Jerod Hollen
Web / Content Developer, CSA

Jerod Hollen

Web / Content Developer, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Leon Yen
Leon Yen
Technical Writer, CSA

Leon Yen

Technical Writer, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Daniele Catteddu
Daniele Catteddu
Chief Technology Officer, CSA

Daniele Catteddu

Chief Technology Officer, CSA

Daniele Catteddu is an information security and risk management practitioner, technologies expert and privacy evangelist with over 15 of experience. He worked in several senior roles both in the private and public sector. He is member of various national and international security expert groups and committees on cyber-security and privacy, keynote speaker at several conferences and author of numerous studies and papers on risk management, ...

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Ian Erwert
Ian Erwert
Graphic Design Intern, CSA

Ian Erwert

Graphic Design Intern, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Chandler Curran
Chandler Curran
Member Success Manager, CSA

Chandler Curran

Member Success Manager, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.

Noelle Sheck
Noelle Sheck
Communications Coordinator, CSA

Noelle Sheck

Communications Coordinator, CSA

This person does not have a biography listed with CSA.