Leonard Chamberlin IIISenior Security Consultant
Leonard Chamberlin is a graduate of Tulane University with a B.S. in Computer Science. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with over 17 years of experience in large-scale digital network engineering, information technology, and industrial control system security. During seven of those years, he was a consultant for Entergy in New Orleans, responsible for design, procurement, configuration, installation, monitoring, maintenance, documentation, change management, disaster recovery, and North American Electric Reliability Corporation Critical Infrastructure Protection (NERC CIP) compliance of their IP-based substation communications.
Most recently, Leonard completed five years of service as an Energy Industry Analyst focusing on cyber security for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Leonard served as technical lead on audits (both observational and FERC-led), network architecture reviews, investigations, and NERC notice of penalties teams. Leonard was team-lead for office involvement in the development of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) cybersecurity framework, resulting from Executive Order 13636. He also participated in the NIST Smart Grid Interoperability Panel and Federal Smart Grid Task Force.
Leonard holds a level four proficiency in Japanese, which has helped ensure successful projects when working with Japanese clients and delegations in the past.