Mike is the Executive Director of USAA’s Member Identity and Authentication team for USAA. In this role, he leads a high-performing team of security experts who provide world class solutions to USAA members, allowing them to access their accounts with the maximum degree of security and usability.

Mike has 19 years’ experience in providing cybersecurity and fraud leadership across a breadth of roles to include identity and authentication, information security risk management, application security and cyber threat mitigation. He has experience running multimillion-dollar, enterprise level strategic efforts that mitigate cybersecurity risk. He is passionate about helping others to protect themselves from evolving threats in an increasingly hostile threat landscape.

Mike graduated from Utah Valley University with a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science with an emphasis in Networking and Data Communications. He also received a Masters Degree in Information Technology with an emphasis in Infrastructure Assurance from UTSA. Mike is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).