President & CEO
Indarra Cyber Security, Inc.
Van Santos is the founder of Indarra Cyber Security, a company specializing in workforce training to address the risks of cyber intrusions. With more than 25 years of IT experience, he remains vigilant to information security, realizing the risks imposed by click and go conveniences. A native of Illinois, Van moved to Texas several years ago to lead a team responsible for cyber security for a large health care provider. In that leadership capacity, he addressed the organization on enterprise architecture and information security, effecting enterprise change, and IT security. Respected by the organization, his believe in mentoring and empowerment in the workplace was quickly noted, as well as his attention to detail and project completion.
Van has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Loyola University of Chicago and a Master of Science in Strategic Management from Mountain State University in West Virginia. He has functioned as a TA at the University of Chicago Department of Computer Science in their Enterprise Architecture course. He is a member of The Association of Information Technology Professionals and The Information Systems Security Association.