Dr. Shawn P. Murray

President & Chief Academic Officer Murray Security Services & Consulting


Shawn Murray is President/CEO at Murray Security Services and is assigned to the United States Missile Defense Agency as a Principal Scientist. He is assigned as a Senior Cyber Security Professional and is an officer in the US Civil Air Patrol. His previous assignments include work with the US Army Cyber Command in Europe, US Air Force and with Commercial Industry in various roles in Information Assurance and Cyber Security. He has traveled the globe performing physical and Cyber Security assessments on critical national defense and coalition programs and has prepared reports for the House Armed Services Committee.

Dr. Murray has worked with NSA, FBI, CIA and the US Defense and State Departments on various Cyber initiatives and has over 20 years of IT, communications and Cyber Security experience. He has presented as a featured or keynote speaker for many conferences across the globe and enjoys teaching and presenting as a guest lecturer on Cyber Security, business and computer science courses at his Cyber Academy and for several universities. He has several industry recognized certifications to include the C|CISO, CISSP and CRISC. He holds several degrees to include an Applied Doctorate in Computer Science with a concentration in Enterprise Information Systems.

Dr. Murray was elected to the International Board of Directors for the Information Systems Security Association in 2016. He is a professional member of IEEE, ACM, ISSA, ISC2 and is a FBI Infragard program partner. He enjoys spending time traveling with his family, researching and collaborating with other professionals in Cyber Security and Cyber Law and volunteers in his community as a Shriner

Specialties: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) No. 313930
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
Certified Federal Information Technology Security Professional – Auditor (FITSP-A)
Met All Requirement for Defense Acquisition University (DAU) IT level two certification