2015 Fed 100

Federal 100: Richard Struse

Richard Struse

Name: Richard Struse
Title: Chief Advanced Technology Officer
National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center
Agency: Department of Homeland Security

The locksmith. Struse holds the IT keys to NCCIC, arguably the government's most important resource for working with the private sector on cyberthreats. Last year, he developed a technical framework for rapidly exchanging cyberthreat intelligence and led DHS involvement in the development of two important specifications for sharing information: Structured Threat Information Expression and Trusted Automated Exchange of Indicator Information. In a year of large-scale, costly cyberattacks, Struse was a key behind-the-scenes expert helping with their mitigation.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • IT Modernization
    shutterstock image By enzozo; photo ID: 319763930

    OMB provides key guidance for TMF proposals amid surge in submissions

    Deputy Federal CIO Maria Roat details what makes for a winning Technology Modernization Fund proposal as agencies continue to submit major IT projects for potential funding.

  • gears and money (zaozaa19/Shutterstock.com)

    Worries from a Democrat about the Biden administration and federal procurement

    Steve Kelman is concerned that the push for more spending with small disadvantaged businesses will detract from the goal of getting the best deal for agencies and taxpayers.

Stay Connected