Senior Vice President
As Senior Vice President, Mr Burns leads R9B’s Adversary Pursuit Center and Threat Intelligence operations. Will has more than 19 years of subject matter expertise in cybersecurity, operations, and technical development to address the Nation’s most challenging cyber requirements. Mr. Burns designed and created technical solutions and training programs used by the Department of Defense to build cyber experts and execute critical operations. Mr. Burns is a founding member of multiple Defensive and Offensive cyber operations teams within the Department of Defense that drove decisions at the highest levels of the United States Government. While in the United States Marine Corps, Mr. Burns received AFCEA’s International Copernicus Award for pioneering the Offensive and Defensive cyber operations mission for the Department of the Navy. Mr. Burns is a respected operational leader and technical expert across the private and public cybersecurity community.