Tom has an extensive background in industrial controls and enjoys getting into the field and making things work. Tom has held various roles all focused on the operation, engineering and security of industrial control systems. Tom started his career in the U.S. Air Force, eventually retiring with a total of 24 years between Active Duty, Reserves and Air Guard. He spent the last half of his service serving on a National Mission Team in a Cyber Operations Squadron. In addition to Dragos, Tom is the co-founder of the ICS Village and consults with SANS on the construction and operation of Cyber Ranges. The ICS Village is a non-profit educational organization that equips industry and policymakers to better defend industrial equipment through experiential awareness, education, and training. Tom calls the Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania home with his six kids. In his spare time, he enjoys outdoor activities and riding motorcycles.