Security and Compliance Attorney, OATI; President, InfraGard Minnesota Members Alliance
Jerrod Montoya is an innovative security expert who focuses on the intersection of the law, technology, and cybersecurity. In his role as Security and Compliance Counsel at OATI, he provides counsel on legal, policy, regulatory, and strategic matters. He also manages several internal cybersecurity related initiatives and provides project management support for new projects in OATI’s rapidly expanding Smart Grid area. He is President of the InfraGard Minnesota Members Alliance, an FBI-sponsored nonprofit that fosters critical infrastructure security through public/private collaboration, as well as an adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota Law School and William Mitchell Hamline School of Law, where he teaches courses on cybersecurity law. Mr. Montoya is also an advisor to the Cybersecurity Summit. Previously, he served as a non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. He holds an M.S. in security technologies from the University of Minnesota Technological Leadership Institute, a J.D. from Hamline University School of Law with a certificate in advocacy and problem solving from the Dispute Resolution Institute, and a B.A. from the University of Minnesota.