Shannon has a broad experience in work that encompasses many different areas of interest. Twenty-eight years of ministerial ministry, over 10 years of Retail Management, owned his own construction company and over fifteen years in the IA/ IT field. His IA/IT adventures start with the Dos system in a telephone company’s infrastructure to working with Telos Corp for over twelve years. With Telos Corp, Shannon provides IA/IT related services, technical services, and system related documentation for satisfying security requirements and C&A of DoD automated information systems. He prepares certification documentation in accordance with the NIST, RMF, DCID & DHA; routinely provides input and comments to draft A&A documentation; supports, analyzes, and tests various DHA and Navy Medical local area networks for compliance with DoD, DHA, & Navy configuration policies. He serves as a team lead, where team leads are responsible for testing the security of various Navy Medical applications utilizing database, source code, and application scanning software. He is a member of EC-Council’s Scheme Committee. Shannon has Security+ and CEHv6 certifications along with a verity of specialty courses in the IA/IT field.