Taylor Jones is a Data Security Officer and security enthusiast/evangelist who loves to teach. His primary focus is helping everyday business leaders and users jettison fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD) as they work toward identifying and addressing their security risks. Leaning heavily on the fundamentals and time-tested best practices, Taylor is passionate about overcoming modern security challenges through meaningful solutions that reduce complexity and provide measurable risk reduction. He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Utah in Information Systems. Taylor is also CISSP, CRISC, CCSP, CCSKv3, CCNA CyberOps, Security+, and Network+ certified. When away from the office, this father of four enjoys spending time with his family and is an avid fly fisher and tyer.