Anthony Hannon CISSP

Fellow - CEO Action for Racial Equity, MassMutual Life Insurance Company

Anthony Hannon has ten years of professional experience in Information Security. He began his career with Raytheon Technologies where he interned with the cyber threat intelligence team identifying and assessing the attack surface of the company and their partners, as well as providing briefings on relevant threat actors to senior leadership. At the conclusion of the internship, Anthony joined Raytheon's Security Operations Center (SOC) as a fulltime employee. Soon after, Anthony became the SOC Team Lead where he managed the day-to-day tasks and investigations for Raytheon's corporate network.

Anthony joined MassMutual in 2016 as the cyber incident response team lead and has held several roles within MassMutual's Enterprise Cyber Security organization, including Security Intelligence Director where he set the strategic direction for the security intelligence, ethical hack, digital forensics, and eDiscovery teams, Business Information Security Officer assisting the Data Science organization, and Head of Software Security where his team enabled software developers to create secure code, reducing the attack surface for MassMutual.

Anthony is currently one of six employees representing MassMutual in the CEO Action for Racial Equity Fellowship, a working group of over 100 companies dedicated to advancing racial equity through public policy and corporate partnerships, with the goal of improving well-being in the Black and African American community and impacting society at large.

Anthony graduated from Salve Regina University with a BA in Administration of Justice and a MS in Administration of Justice with a focus on Cyber Security. In addition, Anthony holds several Information Security certifications, including the CISSP and CISM.

Anthony lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Kayleigh, and two kids, Hazel, and Hunter.