Author Profile

John Collins

John Collins

Sr Director Analyst

28 years' experience

Location:  GA USA  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

John Collins is a Senior Director Analyst. Mr. Collins' work focuses on Emerging Technology and Trends in the Security Operations market.


Previous Experience

Mr. Collins is a seasoned veteran of the information security industry with experience ranging from operational intrusion analyst to formulating comprehensive security solutions for organizations in a pre-sales role. He has reengineered SOC operations for a federal agency, performed incident response, conducted vulnerability assessments, built custom IDS systems and served as the operations manager for a world class threat hunting team.

Professional Background

  • DHS, SOC Co-Lead, 1 year
  • Mandiant, Consulting Solution Engineer, 2 years
  • Secureworks, Director of SaaS Security Application Solutioning, 9 years


  • A.S., Communication Applications, Community College of the Air Force
  • B.S., Information Systems Management with Minor in Business Administration, University of Maryland University College