IT Security Branch Manager, Office of the Sereant at Arms, U.S Senate
Linus Barloon II is an experienced program management executive, cybersecurity and information systems leader, who brings more than 13 years of proven results in directly relevant Cyber assurance, remotely deployed information security, and secure communications infrastructure initiatives across the military and civilian landscape. Now retired from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) after 24 years of service, he works as the IT Security Branch Manager, Office of the Sergeant at Arms, U.S. Senate to provide proactive, predictive and adaptive Cybersecurity services for the 100 Senators, the 40 Committees they support across 470 stateside locations. In Linus' previous role, he led all Cyber efforts to protect, detect, react and recover from the Cyber threat for networks supporting the White House Military Office. He revolutionized the White House Communications Agency's cyber-program by consolidating operations and staff from four directorates into a single organization for real-time cyber-analysis and defense. Linus holds a Bachelor's of Science in Information Systems Management from the University of Maryland, University College and a Master's degree in Administration from Central Michigan University.