Executive Director, (ISC)2
Hord Tipton has over thirty years of business experience including, Chief Information Officer for the U.S. Department of the Interior for over five years, director for international programs for the Minerals Management Service, engineer for Union Carbide Nuclear Corporation for thirteen years and various other high-level positions. Tipton has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2005 and of the (ISC)² U.S. Government Advisory Board since 2004. He holds a B.S. from the University of Morehead and an M.S. from the University of Tennessee. He received the Distinguished Rank Award for government service from the President of the United States. He is responsible for liaising with (ISC)² membership, the Board of Directors, as well as all (ISC)² regional advisory boards.