(ISC)² Chapter Southern Arizona

Chapter Officers

Chapter President – Troy Adams

Troy Adams

As President, Mr. Adams directs pursuit of our chapter’s overall mission, directs satisfaction of operational and compliance needs, and supports initiatives to improve cybersecurity networking and educational opportunities to members in Southern Arizona and beyond.  Troy is a graduate of the University of Arizona with masters degrees in Management Information Systems and Cybersecurity.  He has maintained his Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification since 2016 and teaches cybersecurity topics at Arizona State University.



Chapter Treasurer – Gary Grindle

As Treasurer, Mr. Grindle manages the finances for our chapter.  Gary is a graduate of The University of Arizona with master’s degrees in Cybersecurity and Management Information Systems.  He has maintained his CISSP certification since 2014 and is currently working for BAE Systems as a Cybersecurity and Systems Support Manager for the U.S. Air Force COMPASS CALL program on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.




Chapter Webmaster – Alexander Neff

As Webmaster, Mr. Neff manages the website for our chapter.  Alex is a graduate of The University of Arizona with a master’s degree in Management Information Systems and a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a bachelor’s degree in Technology Managment.  Alex has maintained an active CISSP certification since 2018 and is also a Certified Ethical Hacker.   Alex is currently working for VisualVault as a Cybersecurity and Compliance Manager and is Adjunct Faculty for Arizona State University.