David Fairburn

Dave is nationally known as the architect and author of the Federal Risk Authorization and Management Program (FedRAMP). FedRAMP is the first ever US government-wide process for the implementation of FISMA. To date, the program has delivered a consistent security process while saving the government nearly $250 million.

He is also one of the first Certified CMMC Provisional Assessors. His company, Cyber Pros, LLC is one of the first Authorized CMMC Third-Party Assessment Organizations (C3PAO).  He routinely is asked to provide Subject Matter Expertise to multiple federal and commercial entities in the field of Cloud Computing, IT Security, Compliance, and Cyber Program Development.  He is firm believer that strategic planning, risk realization, and an enterprise specific Risk Management Program can significantly limit risk exposure. He currently maintains his certifications as CISSP and PMP.  He also has his Master’s Degree in Cyber Security.