Tom Alrich is a well-known consultant and blogger about cyber risk management and the NERC CIP cyber security standards for the electric power industry. Tom has been a consultant on cyber security and NERC CIP compliance for the industry since 2008. During that time, he has worked for Encari, Honeywell and Deloitte. He is now an independent, and is consulting with large and small electric utilities, as well as vendors to the power industry. He lives in Evanston, Illinois and has an Economics degree from the University of Chicago. Tom participated in a panel at the 2018 RSAC, and loved the experience.