Mr. Randy Hollifield, MSISA » Bio



Trustworthy business focused IT/IS professional with superior communication skills and proven diversified industry track record.  Experience with handling confidential enterprise data and supporting top-level executive management.  I am currently serving as a Cyber Crime Technology instructor for McDowell Technical Community College.


My expertise centers upon Information Security and Assurance, Current and Emerging Technologies, Vulnerability Assessment, Forensics and Networking Intrusion.


I hold an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Administration and Web Technologies from McDowell Technical Community College, a Networking Technology diploma from McDowell Technical Community College, a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology (BSIT) from WGU and a Master of Science degree in Information Security and Assurance (MSISA) from Western Governors University. 


My certifications include EC-Council C|EH, EC-Council C|HFI, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), CIW Database Design Specialist, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Project+, CompTIA Network+, CIW JavaScript Specialist, and CIW Web Foundations Associate.  In addition, I am also a certified CIW instructor, a certified CIW testing center proctor, a certified ATI Nursing Education proctor and Certiport proctor.



Research Interests


Cyber Security Education


Computer Forensics


Disaster Recovery and  Business Continuity Planning (DRP/BCP)


Organizational Practices


Business Ethics