Ryan is an associate director at Guidehouse in the Advanced Solutions Cybersecurity Identity and Access Management (IAM) practice. His expertise in IAM focuses on identity modernization to support automated policy enforcement, enhanced logical access control, and data management. He provides IAM strategic guidance and solutions roadmap development for enterprise IT transformation. Ryan has more than a decade of experience in the IAM field, following a career in law, and he has contributed to a number of critical initiatives in information sharing and safeguarding information. He is a primary author of the US Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) Executive Primer, which conveys key concepts in ICAM for nontechnical executive decision makers.