Author Profile

James Hoover

James Hoover

Principal Analyst

2 years at Gartner,  8 years' experience

Location:  NC USA  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

James Hoover is an Associate Principal Analyst on the Secure Business Enablement team within the IT Leaders practice. He provides expertise and guidance on identity-first security, user authentication, passwordless authentication, privileged access management, workforce access management.


Previous Experience

Previously, James worked for the Greenville Utilities Commission building and developing an information security and IT risk management program including vulnerability assessment, application whitelisting, privileged access management, and policy creation.

Professional Background

  • Greenville Utilities Commission, Systems Analyst, 6 years


  • B.S, Information & Computer Technology, East Carolina University
  • M.S, Information Assurance & Cybersecurity, Capitol Technology University