Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer, NERCMarcus (Marc) Sachs joined NERC in May 2015 as the Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer. He is primarily responsible for the oversight of the Electricity Sector Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ES-ISAC), and leads day-to-day coordination with government agencies and stakeholders for response and dissemination of critical information regarding security threats and events. He is a retired U.S. Army officer, was a White House appointee in the George W. Bush administration, and prior to joining NERC was Verizon’s Vice President for National Security Policy. He was also the Director of the SANS Internet Storm Center and has co-authored several books on information security. He holds degrees in civil engineering, computer science, and technology commercialization.