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Sheridan InfraGard Training

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Sheridan InfraGard Training

Date:             Wednesday, May 20, 2015

9:30AM – 2:15PM

Powder Horn Clubhouse

23 Country Ln

Sheridan, Wyoming


9:30AM – 10:00AM     Registration/Networking

10:00AM – 10:30AM  Welcome Remarks – IDMA Director John Lipka and FBI ASAC Michael Rankin

10:10AM – 10:30AM  Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon – Cyber Security

10:30AM – 11:30AM   Communications Sector Threats

Jefferson England, CFO, Silver Star Communications

Speaker Bio

Jefferson H. England is the Chief Financial Officer at Silver Star Communications, headquartered in Thayne, WY.  His educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, and a Masters of Business administration from Idaho State University in Pocatello, ID, and a Masters in Finance at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX.

11:30AM – 12:15AM    Catered Lunch
12:15PM – 1:15PM       Railroad Threats

Senior Special Agent Scott Anthony – BNSF Railway Police

Speaker Bio

Senior Special Agent Scott Anthony has 20 years of law enforcement experience.  He has been with the BNSF Police for 4 years, is a TLO for Colorado, member of the InfraGard Denver Members Alliance and a past member of the International Society of Crime Prevention Professionals.


Scott Anthony will provide information about the BNSF Police.  He will also Railroad Security issues including shunting tracks, monitoring contract employees, monitoring IH/TIH tank cars, surveillance, monitoring contract employees and reporting suspicious activity.

1:15PM – 2:15PM         Threats to healthcare sector/cyber security

Barbara Grofe – IT Security Consultant, Wyoming Dept. of Enterprise Technology

Speaker Bio

Barb is an Information Technology Security Consultant who works for Wyoming’s Department of Enterprise Technology as the Enterprise Security Architect within the Office of Enterprise Architecture.  She assists the state with maintaining security of the infrastructure, applications and data as well as ensuring compliance with regulations.  Barb has extensive experience in Information security with over 19 years in the IT industry, with a breadth of technology skills including system engineering, application development, networking and technical innovation.  She has assisted federal and state agencies, the Department of Defense, NATO and corporate entities with security control development, implementation and management.  Barbara is one of the most highly certified individuals. She has the following certifications: CISSP, ISSAP, ISSEP, ISSMP, HCISPP, CSSLP, DoD 8750 IAM IAT IASAE I, II, III, ITIL, CCSK, PCII, and PMP.  Barb lives in Cheyenne with her husband Larry, two dogs and nine horses.


The cyber security presentation contains two tracks. The first track will provide a strong foundation for understanding cyber security, the nature of today’s threats and give participants some actionable ways to reduce their risk to such attacks. The second track will concentrate on the threats and mitigations related to health care primarily and other related regulatory requirements such as Payment Card Industry compliance and Federal Tax Information compliance.


2:15PM                           Adjourn




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