Mike Saylor

President and Co-Founder

 Mike possesses over 26 years of diversified business experience, with both domestic and international companies, in Cyber Security, Executive Protection, Intelligence and Investigations, Expert Testimony, Digital Forensics, IT operations, Technology Risk Management and Auditing, and Education and Training disciplines. Mike’s experience covers numerous industries, including Energy, Telecom, Financial, Healthcare, Retail and Entertainment, Local and Federal Law enforcement, Manufacturing, Utilities, and Government Municipalities.  

In addition to Mike’s role at CDL, he a Fusion Liaison Officer with the North Texas Fusion Center, president emeritus and founding member of the FBI’s North Texas Infragard program, a member of the Cyber Crime Committee for the North Texas Crime Commission, member of the US Secret Service’s North Texas Electronic Crimes Task Force, and Professor of Cyber Security and Digital Forensics for Collin College. He is a sought-after educator, trainer, and public speaker typically delivering industry updates, focused instructor-lead content, and key note addresses several times a year.

Prior to CDL, Mike was the Vice President of IT for Cornerstone Credit Union League, Director of Threat and Vulnerability Management for Price Waterhouse Cooper (PwC), National Director of IT Security Advisory Services for Accretive Solutions, and Global IT Audit Manager for Citi Group.

Mike is a licensed private investigator with a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from the University of Texas at Arlington, and a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Texas at Dallas.