Michael Gardner is a Senior Intelligence Technical Account Manager at Dragos, Inc. In his role, Michael helps Dragos customers across a variety of industrial verticals create more mature threat intelligence programs and operationalize ICS/OT threat intelligence.
He has worked in the ICS security space for over 7 years. While completing his undergraduate degree, he learned he wanted to help secure critical infrastructure and obtained a role in a newly formed ICS SOC at a large electric utility.
Here he focused on security monitoring and incident response for an array of real-time systems involved in electric and gas operations. In his next role as an OT Threat intelligence Analyst, he worked to develop an understanding of the energy sector threat landscape and curated actionable intelligence for security operations teams and OT stakeholders.
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