Executive Director, Cybersecurity Practice
- Andrew Onello is the Executive Director of CVP’s Cybersecurity Practice. In this role, he leads an industry-recognized and trusted Cybersecurity program focused on Security Operations, Cloud Security, Security Automation, Risk Management, and Cyber Defense. Andrew has more than thirteen years of cybersecurity experience.
- Prior to joining CVP, Andrew served as both the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and the Deputy Chief Information Security Officer (DCISO) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Security Assessment and Penetration Testing Lead of the DHS Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Before that, he managed the Cybersecurity Section at DHS Headquarters as both a federal employee and a contractor, supporting the Information Technology Services Office for Creative Computing Solutions Inc. and Booz Allen Hamilton. Andrew has a wide range of commercial information security experience leading investigations as part of the incident response team at AOL, and in public service while serving as a police officer in Fairfax County, Virginia.
- Andrew received a BS in Computer Science from the Virginia Military Institute and is pursuing his MBA from the University of South Carolina.