Tim is currently the Vice President of security for SolarWinds with responsibility spanning internal IT security, product security, and security strategy. He is a former Dell Fellow and CTO, with over 20 years of experience developing and implementing security technology. His trusted advisor status has taken him from meeting with members of Congress and the Senate to the Situation Room in the White House. He has been on the board of the Open Identity Exchange and a member of the Trans Global Secure Collaboration Program, driving advancements in identity frameworks and working with the U.S. government on security initiatives. He is a member of the advisory board for Clemson University and holds 18 issued patents on security-related topics.