Our Lead Assessor


Not all penetration tests are equal nor are all penetration testers of the same caliber.  Our lead assessor brings to the table over a decade of real world penetration testing experience that includes testing of highly sensitive environments.

Damien Suggs has been in the IT Security Field in various capacities for over seventeen years. Working in environments such as telecommunications, the public sector, healthcare, and retail, Damien has become well versed in ethical hacking and penetration testing both from an application and network perspective.  He is also experienced in Python scripting and the use of many open source and commercialized tools, which work together to create a secure computing environment and assist a secure software development life cycle.  He has extensive experience in the use of LockPath Keylight GRC architecture as well.

PCI compliance, NIST and HIPAA regulations, and EHNAC adherence are areas of expertise for our lead assessor.  Damien is the immediate past president of the ISSA Metro Atlanta Chapter.  He served as president for five years. During his eight year relationship with the ISSA Metro Atlanta Chapter he assisted its growth in roles such as Director of Membership, Director of Training, Conference Chair and Chapter Secretary.  Damien holds nineteen IT security certifications including the CISSP, SANS GPEN, MSCE, CCNA, CCNP, and CCNA.