Chief Technology Officer, Office of Cybersecurity and Communications
Department of Homeland Security
Brian R. Gattoni is the Chief Technology Officer within the
Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Cybersecurity &
Communications. Mr. Gattoni is responsible for leading the
technical vision and strategic alignment of cybersecurity and
communications services to combat evolving risks and protect
federal networks and critical infrastructure.
Previously, Mr. Gattoni was the Chief of Mission Engineering &
Technology responsible for developing innovative analytic
techniques and new approaches to technology insertion to increase the value of CS&C mission
capabilities. In 2015, Mr. Gattoni was named the DHS Systems Engineer of the Year. Prior to
joining DHS in 2010, Mr. Gattoni served in various positions at the Defense Information
Systems Agency and the United States Army Test & Evaluation Command.
Mr. Gattoni holds a Master of Science Degree in Cyber Systems & Operations Planning from the
Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California and is a Certified Information Systems
Security Professional (CISSP).