Transformyx Welcomes New VP of IT Security- October 20, 2017
BATON ROUGE, LA - Transformyx is pleased to announce Mr. Bill Leach as the Vice President of IT Security.
Leach has over 30 years of experience in Information Assurance/Security starting in the field of electronic intelligence security for the United States Navy in 1986. During his military career, he advanced to the senior enlisted ranks and earned his commission while graduating from the University of Auburn in 1996. He had four tours of duty as the Information Assurance Manager within and for the Navy Reserve Forces Command to include earning a Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Assurance. Bill ended his military career as the Commanding Officer of the Baton Rouge Navy and Marine Corps Reserve Center and ventured into the private sector in 2006. Bill’s expertise is primarily in Information Assurance/Cybersecurity with specialization in the healthcare, financial and government sectors. He is a HITRUST practitioner and has led efforts in gaining the HITRUST certification for organizations. Bill’s certifications are CISSP, PMP, CRISC, CGEIT, CEH, and has earned an NSA/DHS accredited Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate from Regis University while finishing his Master of Science in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity.
“Transformyx is excited about the addition of Bill to our practice management team,” said Transformyx CEO, Claude Bethea. “He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise particularly in the area of cybersecurity that continues our growth plans established years ago.”
Transformyx has evolved over the last eighteen years from a Web Applications and programming company to a full service Technology Architecture organization servicing the SMB and Enterprise markets. The company provides Data Center Services, Managed Services, Project Services, and Web implementations to over 1000 customers nationally.
“In our ongoing effort to support our customers, we felt now was the right time to expand our Security practice to include a programmatic approach for our customers,” said Transformyx CTO, Jim DuBos. “We have a tremendous team of Technology Security Architects that will support Bill’s efforts as we combine the four pillars of Secure, Control, Measure, and Analyze. With these pillars, we will support our customer’s requirements to protect the digital assets of their organizations.”
As VP of IT Security, Leach will be responsible for the ongoing development of the Cybersecurity Practice within Transformyx.
For more information on this release:
Kayla DuBos, Business Development Manager