Randy is a Principal in the Cybersecurity Consulting team at CliftonLarsonAllen. Randy leads a team of technology and industry specialists providing IT audits and security assessments for clients in a wide range of industries and diverse operating environments and has provided independent security assessments and IT audits for financial institution clients for over 23 years. He is responsible for the continuing development of the open-source, Unix, and Windows applications used in all of the security audits, and he leads the firms PCI-QSA audit practice. Randy has been an instructor of IT and Cybersecurity Risk Management at the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Colorado in Boulder and the CUNA Management School at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Randy is a frequent featured speaker at national conferences and training sessions related to information and security management topics.
Randy has been a consultant at CliftonLarsonAllen for twenty-three years and brings a strong background in computer technology, physics and education. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified in Risk and Information System Controls (CRISC) professional, a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a PCI-Qualified Security Assessor (inactive) (PCI-QSA), and a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). He has a master’s degree in educational technology from the University of Saint Thomas, and a Bachelor of Science degree in education from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.