Jay Ford – Senior Program Manager, Cyber Security and Information Technology
Jay Ford is a retired U.S. Navy Senior Chief with over 30 years of expertise in Information Technology, including Management, Training, Cybersecurity, Protocols, and Network Design. He has been involved in significant technological initiatives, such as developing and implementing the premier Navy IT Courses, as Program Manager and Technology Lead coordinating numerous government and commercial entities successful developing a ‘Systems of Systems’ Proof of Concept Project for DHS. Jay was also the Chief Engineer and Technical Director for CVN 78 Systems Engineering Team, where he led a team of over 50 engineers focused on Architectural Engineering, Cybersecurity, Network Engineering, and System of Systems Engineering. As NetSolve CEO he managed network engineers and customer relationships across various Information Technology Contracts. NetSolve recently merged with Linxx. Jay is a Master Training Specialist, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, MCT, MCSE, CNE, CCNA and Green IT Certified.