Michael Brown is a Senior Cybersecurity Specialist for The Edward Davis Company. Brown was most recently Vice President and General Manager of RSA Global Public Sector, the Security Division of EMC sector agencies abroad. Prior to RSA, he held the position of Director for Interdepartmental Cybersecurity Coordination at the Department of Homeland Security, where he led collaboration efforts with the Defense Department on cybersecurity planning, capabilities development, and mission synchronization. He is also a former Deputy Assistant Secretary for cybersecurity and communications at DHS and Assistant Deputy Director of the Joint Interagency Task Force at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
Brown graduated with a Master of Science degree in Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School and a Master of Arts degree in National and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. Brown retired as a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy.