Derrick is a former U.S. Secret Service (USSS) Senior Special Agent with over 20 years of experience in global law enforcement, protection, emergency management, high profile federal/state fraud investigations, and electronic crime & forensic/network intrusion investigations. He also held a Top Secret (SCI) Security Clearance.
Derrick initiated, led, and directed multiple complex federal and state fraud and electronic crime investigations.
Derrick also worked for Halliburton Energy Services as a Field Engineer, FEIV. He worked in the field in both Pauls Valley, Oklahoma and Fort Smith, Arkansas. He also worked as a Senior Instructor in Halliburton’s Fort Worth training facility. In this capacity, Derrick developed and provided company specific training for both domestic and international Field Engineer trainees.
Derrick received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University. Derrick is certified as both an ISO27001 Information Security Management System (ISMS) Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor. He is also a certified Payment Card Industry Professional (PCIP).