JD Henry

Mr. Joseph D. Henry currently serves as the Region V (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin) Cybersecurity Advisor for the Regional Operations Branch of the Integrated Operations Directorate. He supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) missions of strengthening the security and resilience of the nation’s critical infrastructure. His program coordinates cyber preparedness, risk mitigation, incident response, and provides cyber security resources, including assessments, to the nation’s sixteen critical infrastructure sectors and state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities.

J.D. also performs the role of the CISA Cybersecurity State Coordinator for the State of Indiana, where he serves as a federal resource to assist the State in achieving its strategy towards addressing cyber threats to the State and its public and private sector entities.

J.D. has 19 years experience in the Information Technology (IT) and Cybersecurity fields, to include multiple assignments within the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Defense. Additionally, he is currently serving as a Cyber Effects Operations Officer in the United States Air Force Reserves.

J.D. has numerous IT and cyber certifications to include: Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), and GIAC security Essentials Certification (GSEC).

J.D.’s education experience includes a Master’s in Business Administration, as well as Bachelor of Science degrees in Information Systems Management and Workforce Education and Development.