Kent Ickler has been a penetration tester, security analyst, and systems administrator for Black Hills Information Security since 2017. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology Management and a Masters in Business Management. Kent’s education and management background allow him to be realistic and practical when aiding customers with evaluating risk on their networks. Kent enjoys being a part of the BHIS team because he gets to make a difference in not only the customers’ cybersecurity but also in the Information Security industry as a whole by contributing to the available resources; he has developed frameworks and open-source tools along with building and administering CTFs. When he is away from work, Kent enjoys woodworking and medieval architecture.

Certifications:
GCIH: GIAC Certified Incident Handler
GPYC: GIAC Python Coder
MCSE: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
CompTIA: Network+, Security+ Project+