Eric has 25+ years’ experience with Information Security including stints in the Technology, Retail, Aerospace, Defense, Government, Entertainment and Healthcare industries. Mr. Jeffery’s focus involves network design, network implementations, and network security. Mr. Jeffery is a published author and has presented at numerous conferences for nearly 15 years. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Eric joined IBM in 2018 as a Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting Solutions Architect and Senior Managing Consultant where he advises and assists customers with designing, deploying and managing Security Operations Centers (SOC). Eric has four children and resides in Southern Colorado with his wife. Outside of work, Eric enjoys playing trivia, video games and watching the Colorado Avalanche hockey team.