With a Homeland and National Security career spanning more than a half-century, Jeff Gaynor has earned the reputation of being a disruptive thought leader in Critical Infrastructure Resilience. During a highly decorated 30+ years in uniform, Jeff served in assignments from foxholes to the White House as the Communications Security Officer and Alternate Military Aide to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.
Upon retiring, Jeff became the Principal Action Officer of the Defense-wide Information Assurance Program. Additionally, he served as a Special Assistant for Homeland Security, Principal Director for Security and Information Operations, and the Director of Defense Department Y2K Transition Operations.