Sec.MN Leadership

Chairperson - Johann Enquist Johann Enquist, Chair Person of the Twin Cities chapter
Johann likes sending e-mails and interacting with the SecMN community. When working, Johann likes to automate all the things, and has an excessive fascination with Powershell.

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Board Member - Darren LaCasse Darren LaCasse, Board Member
Darren has more than 7 years experience in information security. He has worn many hats, including endpoint security, Certification and Accreditation, Policy, Log Management, Intrusion Detection, and Compliance. Of the many hats he has worn and continues to wear he enjoys the compliance side of things the most as it involves many aspects of a security program. As the Information Security Manger at a leading advertising and marketing agency, Darren manages the strategic security vision as well as overseeing the day to day operations.

Board Member - Brad Ristow Brad Ristow, Treasurer
Brad is relatively new to the information security world. After deciding to make a career change in the fall of 2014, he went back to school and completed the Cybersecurity Analysis and Techniques program at Century College. While he enjoys learning about all things related to security, his main focus is penetration testing.

In his free time he enjoys snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, playing hockey, and spending time with family and friends.

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Board Member - Matt Weikert Matt Weikert, Communications Manager
With only 5 years in IT, Matt has spent the last 2 years of his career in DFIR. When he’s not at work, he enjoys learning attacker techniques so he can be a better defender. When Matt finally puts down the keyboard, he enjoys traveling, playing hockey, and meeting like-minded people in the industry.

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