Instructor Biography

Scot Smailes

Scot is the Security Services Group Manager at Walker Systems Support. In this role he created and is responsible for the ongoing development of their P3ET approach to professional IT security services. This approach leverages the critical components of People, Policies, Process, Education, & Technology to establish a sound security foundation within their client environments. Scot is also a seasoned IT professional with over 13 years of experience providing IT consulting services to small and medium sized businesses throughout CT, MA, & NY. With this experience he also serves as a Senior Systems Engineer at Walker Systems Support providing clients with high level assessment & planning services, as well as design, configuration and troubleshooting expertise. Scot graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Since then he has earned several industry certifications including his title as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).