Richard is Chief Technology Officer at Tidal Cyber. Previously, he co-founded and served as the Director of the Center for Threat-Informed Defense at MITRE Engenuity. He also served as chief strategist for Cyber Threat Intelligence at The MITRE Corporation, leading the effort to improve cyber defense by better understanding adversary tactics and techniques. Rich founded and co-chaired the Cyber Threat Intelligence Technical Committee within OASIS, an international standards development organization.
Prior to joining MITRE, Richard served as Chief Advanced Technology Officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC). He is the creator of the STIX and TAXII automated information sharing initiatives, widely adopted across the public and private sectors.