Steve Luczynski retired from the Air Force in 2017 after a 25-year career flying F-15s and F-22s. He transitioned to cyber-policy as the Deputy Director for Cyber Plans and Operations, Office of the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon. Luczynski worked closely with National Security Council staff and government agencies/Joint Staff/US Cyber Command to counter foreign threats and protect US interests. He created and led department-wide initiatives to fulfill presidential directives and enable military cyberspace ops. He led DoD’s efforts to address aviation cybersecurity challenges. Luczynski is currently the CISO at T-Rex Solutions overseeing protection of corporate and customer data across all lines of business and directing information security risk management, compliance, policies and standards.