Chris brings more than 10 years of cybersecurity and critical infrastructure experience working in the renewable energy industry. He was directly involved in the development, construction, and operations of wind and solar power plants and their high voltage systems. His work within the energy and utility industry has also afforded him experience in the development and maintenance of substation protection, automation, and control systems. Chris has a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Clarkson University with a thesis work in substation protection, automation, and control involving the IEC61850 family of protocols. When he is not working, Chris enjoys hobby electronics and spending time in the outdoors.