Tony Howlett is the Chief Information Security Officer at SecureLink where he is working to make vendor privileged access secure and efficient. Previously, Tony was Chief Technology, Security, and Privacy Officer at Codero where he first learned about the issues and challenges that companies in regulated industries face when trying to provide non-employee third parties, such as IT vendors, with access to their networks and systems. Additionally, Tony is a published author and speaker on various security, compliance, and technology topics. He serves as President of (ISC)2 Austin Chapter and is an Advisory Board Member of GIAC/SANS. He is a certified AWS Solutions Architect and holds the CISSP, GNSA certifications, and holds a B.B.A in Management Information Systems from the University of Houston.