Michael Dempsey

Highly accomplished leader with a distinguished 20-year career introducing strategies to decrease exposure and minimize risks to government entities and businesses. Expert in leading teams in assessing controls, infrastructures, and environments; identifying and communicating issues and risks; and recommending and implementing policies, standards, and strategies. Strength in partnering with senior executives, business, and vendors to define needs, evaluate solutions, and introduce and oversee the adoption of tools, processes, and best practices to drive awareness, mitigate threats, ensure safe computing, and achieve regulatory compliance across complex environments.    


Certifications held:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/IT)
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)


  • Security and Privacy / Regulatory Compliance Assessments
  • Auditing, Compliance & Governance Best Practices
  • Information Security & Compliance Strategies
  • Security Policies, Processes & Standards
  • Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity
  • Security Awareness Training
  • Information, Security, Network & Systems Management
  • Large-Scale Program Planning & Management
  • Incident, Risk, Vulnerability & Configuration Management