Dave Nelson is the founder and president of Integrity, an information security, IT risk management and compliance consulting firm in Ankeny. He is a Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP) with more than 20 years of experience and a Fellow with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA).
Prior to founding Integrity in 2008, Dave was the chief information security officer for a leading health informatics company. He also managed an information security group for a top 5 U.S. banking organization, was the CIO for a higher education institution and served as the information security officer for one of the largest municipal governments on the East Coast.
Dave received his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in computer information systems from Excelsior College. He has also taught and developed information technology curriculum at the post-secondary level, is a published author and speaker at national conferences. Dave is an excellent leader and is driven by his passion for helping others.
His blog posts are written to educate readers on cyber security and privacy, focusing on ways to prepare organizations to defend against cyber-attacks and what to do when attacks occur.
Dave lives in Ankeny with his wife and their four children. He spends his spare time coaching his children’s sports teams and being an active member in his church community.
Connect with Dave:
Twitter: @integrityceo | @integritysrc