VP & GM, Global Public Sector, RSAMichael Brown, retired Rear Admiral of the U.S. Navy, is VP and GM of RSA’s global public sector at RSA, the Security Division of EMC. In this role, he is spearheading strategy and engagement with the U.S. federal government, state and local governments, critical infrastructure organizations and international organizations. Brown joined RSA after serving over 31 years in the U.S. Navy, where he held significant cybersecurity leadership positions, within the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security. His last position was as the Director of cybersecurity coordination for DHS. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1980 with a B.S. in Mathematics, holds an M.S. in systems engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School, and an M.A. from the Naval War College.