Assistant Secretary, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Cybersecurity and CommunicationsDr. Andy Ozment is the Assistant Secretary of the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications within the National Protections and Programs Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security. In this role, Ozment leads a Federal employee workforce charged with enhancing the security, resilience and reliability of the Nation’s cyber and communications infrastructure. Prior to his current position, he served at the White House as Senior Director for Cybersecurity and a deputy to the Cybersecurity Coordinator. While at the White House, he led the team that developed and implemented the President’s Executive Order (EO) 13636 on Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, the Cross Agency Priority goal for cybersecurity, and the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace.
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