Cory is a highly successful professional with a unique combination of Proposal Development skills and Cybersecurity expertise. This combination provides tremendous value-added expertise in writing and submitting winning proposals that exceed stringent technical and Cybersecurity requirements. With a background in the United States Air Force, he has a strong foundation in risk management frameworks (RMF), zero trust architectures, and Cyber test and evaluation. His technical skills extend to network cyber defenses, SATCOM encryption, and the implementation of cutting-edge security technologies.
Cory is a dedicated problem-solver who is passionate about finding effective solutions to protect critical infrastructure from cyber threats. He has an extensive track record of implementing successful cybersecurity programs and delivering superior results. His dedication to staying up-to-date with the latest Cybersecurity advancements and implementing the ever-changing requirements to programs and proposals has provided game-changer expertise to clients.
Cory is a proven proposal lead and technical writer with a track record of delivering winning proposals for projects ranging from $30M to $6B. His expertise extends to leading efforts for Broad Agency Announcements (BAAs), Request for Proposals (RFPs), Request for Information (RFIs), and Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contracts.
He is a skilled communicator with keen attention to detail, which enables him to develop compelling and persuasive proposals that meet the specific needs of clients. Cory has won many proposals throughout his career, which is a testament to his ability to develop winning strategies and lead high-performing teams. He is committed to delivering the highest quality work and exceeding client expectations.
Cyber security - RMF, Cyber Test and Evaluation, Zero Trust Architecture, network security measures, encryption techniques/applications.
Proposal lead, capture lead, technical writing (Developing template, formatting), editing, leading color team reviews.
Masters in Cybersecurity and Information Technology - University of Maryland
Bachelors in business administration - University of Phoenix
Associates in Electronics Engineering - Community College of the Air Force
Certified Agile Scrum master (with JIRA/Confluence experience)
Certified Security +, Certified CCNA, Certified CCNP