Examination Specialist (IT), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Richard began his career with the FDIC soon after he graduated college. He began his FDIC career in Lexington, KY where he became a commissioned examiner in 1993. He has traveled all across the United States for the FDIC and recently hailed from Denver, Colorado and now resides in Atlanta. He currently serves as one of the Atlanta Region’s IT Examination Specialists.
Soon after earning his commission, Richard began his Information Technology (IT) career that continues to serve him well today. He has examined banks with less than $10 million in assets all the way into the billions. Until recently, he has focused on examining large technology service providers and data centers. His passion is cyber forensics.
He has attained several certifications such as the Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Fraud Examiner, Automated Payments Risk Professional, and Certified Business Continuity Professional. Richard has taught, lead, and developed IT courses for the FDIC and is pursuing his Master’s in Information Assurance.