Dean Bushmiller

Dean is the proud recipient of six mission coins for training excellence.  He has led national certification organizations in development, policy, and educational materials for over 18 years. He has presented, consulted, and instructed government, education, military, and private organizations in the US and abroad.

Dean has more than 18 years in the information security industry, including pen testing and risk assessment. With more than 24 certifications, Dean Bushmiller has worked with organizations including Northrup Grumman, SANS, ISC2, Sirius Computer Solutions, and Cisco. He has been keynote speaker at information security conferences as well as guest speaker at state and local college cybersecurity events.  He is now serving as the Director of Training and Penetration Testing at Dean is proud of his major cybersecurity accomplishments that include: SME leader of (ISC)² version 8 & 9 CISSP, Author of two Cyber Security books, and one of only twenty CISCO Virtual Learning Professional. He has been awarded the CISCO High performing learning partner three times in five years. He is also proud of his mission coins for training in cyber security.

Dean has a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics.

Dean’s certifications include: CISSP, CEH, ISSMP, CRISC, ISSAP, CCSK, CSSP, Exin Cloud, CHFIv8, CASP, CVLP, GSEC, CCNA, MCSE 2K Charter, MCDBA, MCSA, MCP, MCT, CISM, PLCOP, PLA, PLCT, and AWR-138-W.


For more information regarding Cybersecurity at Harford Community College

Dawn Grissom
Project Director
443-412-2364 |

Pamela Karwowski
Director for Government, Contractor and IT Training
443-360-9108 |