Meet Wolf

J Wolfgang Goerlich

Wolfgang is a cyber security strategist and an active part of the Michigan security community. He co-founded the OWASP Detroit chapter and organizes the annual Converge and BSides Detroit conferences. Wolfgang has held roles such as the Vice President of Consulting, Security Officer, and Vice President of Technology Services. He regularly advises clients on topics ranging from risk management, incident response, business continuity, secure development life cycles, and more.

J Wolfgang Goerlich

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  • Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Enterprise Security, 2017-2018
  • InfoWorld Technology Leadership 2012
  • IDG Best Practices in Infrastructure Management 2008

Certifications and Credentials

  • (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
  • GIAC Certified Project Manager (GCPM)
  • GIAC Strategic Planning, Policy, and Leadership (GSTRT)
  • GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA)
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • SANS Security Awareness Professional (SSAP)
  • Security Culture Framework (SCF), Security Culture Practitioner (SCP)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science, Network Security, from UAT


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