#misec, An Open Community

About #misec

Converge Detroit
A security conference in May!

A security conference in October!

OWASP Oakland County
Our local brach of OWASP goodness

Michigan Cyber Security Conference

Detroit Autonomous Vehicle Meetup

Detroit Defcon Group – DC313

Contact #misec

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    Meet our leadership team

    Ali Faraj

    Southfield Director

    Kyle Andrus

    Jackson Director

    Senior Incident Responder with a love for memory forensics.

    Brian Martinez

    Lansing Director

    Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) analyst with a propensity for relationship building and communicating the importance of education, security, and risk. Previously an IT auditor and a Unix sysadmin (stuck in the body of a Windows sysadmin). Presented at EDUCAUSE 2018, #misec Lansing, BSides Detroit, and performed at Go! Comedy in Ferndale.

    Jared Bloomberg

    Grand Rapids Director

    Jared is a security engineer who enjoys trail hiking and pedantic arguments about security controls.

    Xavier D. Johnson

    Detroit Director

    IT professional with over 10 years of professional experience focused on Security for the past 6 years. Hands on experience in multiple enterprise environments building multiple security tools, Active Penetration Testing, and threat modeling.

    Kent Gruber

    Ann Arbor Director

    Product security engineer and open source developer.

    Steven Legg


    Ryan Rudling


    Brad McMahon


    Interested in Presenting or Volunteering?