Co-Founder & CEO
Prior to Seiso, LLC, Joe built an impressive portfolio of accolades and business endeavors. He is the former president and principal consultant of WynnSecure, a management consultant firm designing and implementing information security programs and providing v-CISO services. Additionally, he has held the positions of chief information security officer (CISO) for Duquesne Light Company and chief information security officer (CISO) and VP of security, privacy, and safety for Education Management Corporation (EDMC).
Joe is passionate about building services-based business strategies and aligning information security programs that are delivered through well-defined processes and standards. He has also established comprehensive security architecture frameworks aligned to common industry and international standards. Active in the Pittsburgh information security community, Joe is a co-founder of BSidesPGH, an annual community-organized information security conference.
Additionally, other areas of Joe’s expertise include:
Joe received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Duquesne University (1994) and continued his education at Carnegie Mellon University, where he earned a master’s degree in public management and information technology (1998).