As the President and CEO of SparkC, Justin Drummond has been laser-focused on providing innovation in the realm of Cyber-Security and Training Technology. After graduating from The University of Toledo with a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice, he completed a Master's Degree in Cyber-Security Management & Policy at The University of Maryland-University College (UMUC).
Mr. Drummond has led SparkC to winning multiple cyber security contracts with large corporations, conducting vulnerability scanning and SOC-as-a-Service (SOCaaS) to enhance security and reduce risk for SparkC’s clients. Mr. Drummond takes every opportunity to give back to the community, conducting mentoring sessions for young entrepreneurs looking to begin their career paths in the cyber-security industry.
Nelson Lubinda, CISSP
Sr. Cyber Security Compliance Director
Nelson Lubinda is a certified and experienced IT and cyber-security professional with over 20+ years of experience implementing DOD, NIST, FISMA, and DIACAP framework and compliance oversight, perform engineering support to the SOC and supported the SOC response approach with Incident Response (IR) and conducting network vulnerability scanning with Tenable Security, IBM Resilient, Hexadite, Phantom and FireEye. Provided network engineering support for data security centers. Cyber-Security Management experience includes updating corporate security policies and executing implementation. Managed Automated Indicator Sharing (AIS) Threat Intelligence Feeds from the Department of Homeland Security.
Led projects including executing internal vulnerability scanning for Ankura Consulting Group and vulnerability assessments for applications for Department of Veterans.
Chief Training Officer (CTO)
Technically Driven Individual with 15+ years of Instructional Systems Design technical experience, courseware development, multimedia, and training software development. Throughout my growing career, my projects include the full use of the Adobe Creative Cloud applications along video production and animation development. With designing and building eLearning products for government and non-government contractors, my experience in this field will provide the skills needed to complete the mission.
Mr. James has managed projects including our prime award with Department of Veterans Affairs developed interactive learning modules for their newly developed Acquisition Lifecycle Framework. Additional projects include developing Derivative Classification Interactive training modules for Peraton, Inc.