Derek Fisher has been in the engineering field for several decades. He has extensive experience designing systems in both hardware and software at companies large and small. He became interested in security and pursued a graduate degree in cybersecurity from Boston University as well as obtained several security certifications. He continues to work professionally as an architect, leader, university instructor, and evangelist in the security space. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences where he provides his security insight to multiple fields and disciplines.
Derek started Securely Built with the intention of bringing security awareness to a larger audience including educators, parents, children, and technical professionals. He is a loving father and husband which has provided him the inspiration to write this book series.
You can find out more about Derek and his background at Securely Built