Tom Millar is a Technical Advisor to the Under Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)’s cybersecurity and infrastructure protection arm, the National Protection and Programs Directorate.
Mr. Millar was a member of US-CERT for 10 years, serving as its Chief of Communications for most of that time. In that role, he has worked to strengthen US-CERT’s information sharing capabilities, increased the level of public, private and international partner engagement, and supported initiatives to improve information exchange by both humans and machines, such as the standardization of the Traffic Light Protocol and the development of the Structured Threat Information eXpression. Prior to his cybersecurity career, he served as a linguist with the 22nd Intelligence Squadron of the United States Air Force. Millar has a master of science in engineering management from the George Washington University.