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Adam Sheffied

Secure Set
Campus Director
Tampa Bay Area
Campus Director, SecureSet Tampa
President & Founding Member, cYbor
Creator of Opportunities, Third Wave Consulting

Adam believes in challenging the status quo. Adam oversees all aspects ofoperation at SecureSet Academy’s Tampa Campus, a disruptive educationalinstitution focused on bridging the talent gap in the information securitydomain. He has a passion for growing the security ecosystem, locally andnationally, through community driven initiatives and enjoys findinginnovative ways to solve the toughest problems.

Adam is the former Associate Director of the Florida Center forCybersecurity where he focused on non-traditional education programs,research and strategic partnerships.

He is the current President and a Founding Member of cYbor. A close knit,community driven initiative in Ybor City, FL. He is former military and hasprofessional experience in defense contracting, academia, and new venturegrowth with a focus on information security, information operations, and“building cool shit."