Meet the VetSec Team

Our Programs and Benefits would not be possible without our board of directors and staff. Get to know them below.


Tom Marsland


Tom served 22 years in the US Navy’s submarine force as a Nuclear Electronics Technician and is currently the VP of Technology and Technical Services at Cloud Range. He holds a B.S. in IT Security and M.S. in Cybersecurity, along with numerous industry certifications. He has a lifelong passion for helping the community and has been the Board Chair since June of 2020.

Dallas Moore


Dallas has over 10 years experience in cybersecurity operations, having held roles as an incident responder, threat hunter, and threat intelligence analyst. He holds an M.S. in Information Technology / Information Security as well as a plethora of industry certifications.

Jake Knowlton

Board Secretary

Jake is a former USAF Airborne Systems Engineer (1A3) that flew on the RC/OC-135 ISR platforms. He has a lifelong curiosity in information security, with the past ten years in various IT, infosec, or technical roles.

Jose Mejia

Board Treasurer

Jose served in the Arizona Army National Guard as a Signal Support Systems Specialist before working in various roles in the cybersecurity industry. He currently works as a Customer Advisor.

Elliott Gorman

Member At-Large

Elliott is a Systems Engineer with a passion for spreading the news about VetSec. He served as an LAV Crewman with the United States Marine Corps Reserve.


The VetSec staff work tirelessly to ensure the day-to-day functioning of the organization continues so the Board can focus on strategic initiatives. From reviewing member applications to processing applications for our various training resources, to maintaining our social media presence, these leaders stand out in our community and volunteered to take on more to help out their fellow veterans.

Tyler Hardy

Director of Community Development

Tyler served in the nuclear Navy before joining the US Navy Reserves as an Information Technology Specialist. Following, he spent time at Boeing as an Industrial Control Systems Engineer and then made his pivot into cybersecurity.

William Bates

Director of Marketing

William, a DevSecOps Engineer for the US Air Force and US Army veteran of 8 years, has seen first hand the impact VetSec can have on veterans. He hopes to give back to the community in support of VetSec’s mission, where no veteran pursuing a career in cybersecurity goes unemployed.

Tapunia Boor

Social Media Manager

Tapunia served as an Avionics Technician in the US Army, and has served in various technical roles since.


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