Khürt Williams

Khürt Williams
Information Security Consultant at CLS Group.
Greater New York City Area | Banking
Summary

I help develop the information security strategy, architecture and controls needed to mitigate risk to systems and data. Focus areas include architecture, governance, risk and compliance, and maturing the cybersecurity landscape through the innovative use of technology, processes, and people across the organization.

I am an independent consultant (Monkey Hill, LLC) in the Princeton area with over 14 of security experience. I formed Monkey Hill in 2013 and bring more than 20 years of focused information technology, web application development, and information security experience.

I use an information technology service management approach that embraces risk awareness and security architectures designed to achieve strategic business goals.

I have a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and bachelor’s degrees from Drew University and the Georgia Institute of Technology. I hold the professional designations of Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and the Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC).

I am currently studying for the Cloud Certified Security Professional (CCSP) exam.

I have knowledge of and experience with PCI DSS, CIS Controls, CIS Security Benchmarks, and NIST CSF. I have technical competence in various computing environments (UNIX, Linux, OS X, Windows), web programming languages (Perl, PHP, JavaScript) and various open source technologies.

I am also an avid nature and landscape photographer.

Experience
Information Security Consultant (2018 - Present)
CLS Group.
Privately Held, 201-500, Banking

Information Security Architect

Independent Information Technology Consultant (2013 - Present)
Monkey Hill, LLC
Self Employed, myself only, Computer & Network Security

I am an independent consultant (Monkey Hill, LLC) in the Princeton area with over 15 of information security experience. I formed Monkey Hill in 2013 and bring more than 20 years of focused information technology, web application development, and information security experience.