Program Director, National Cybersecurity Training and Education Program
Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Branch
Stakeholder Engagement and Cyber Infrastructure Resilience Division
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Dan Stein is the Program Lead of the National Cybersecurity Education and Training Program (NCTEP) within the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity Education and Awareness Branch. NCTEP’s portfolio includes the nationally-focused Federal Virtual Training Environment and Cybersecurity Training Events (FedVTE/CTE) Program. NCTEP also oversees DHS’s partnerships with the National Security Agency on the National Centers of Academic Excellence programs and with the National Science Foundation for the CyberCorps®: Scholarship for Service (SFS) program.
Mr. Stein has supported DHS’s interests in cybersecurity education and training for eight years, both as a Federal employee and as a contractor. He has also been active in federal government information security efforts for the past eleven years.
Mr. Stein recently graduated from the U.S. National War College with a Master of Science in National Security Strategy. He also holds two master’s degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Rochester.