Marcelle Lee 
Marcelle is currently working as a malware analyst, and is also an adjunct professor at Anne Arundel Community College, and co-founder of Fractal Security Group, LLC. She is involved with several industry organizations, working groups, and boards, including the Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu and the ISSA Women in Security Special Interest Group.
Marcelle has earned the CSX-P, GCFA, GCIA, GCIH, GPEN, GISF, GCCC, C|EH, CCNA, Security+, Network+, and ACE industry certifications. She holds several degrees and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in cybersecurity at UMBC.  She is a cybersecurity competition enthusiast and an active volunteer in outreach to students and the community. @marcelle_fsg




Micah Hoffman
Micah is an active member in the NoVAHackers community, a certified SANS instructor, writes Recon-ng modules, and runs a number of open source projects. When not working, teaching, or learning, Micah can be found hiking or backpacking on the Appalachian Trail or on the many park trails in Maryland. @webBreacher








Georggeorgiaia Weidman
Georgia s the Founder and CTO of Shevirah Inc. She is a penetration tester, security researcher, speaker, trainer, and author. Ms. Weidman holds a MS in computer science as well as CISSP, CEH, and OSCP certifications. Her work in mobile exploitation has been featured internationally in print and on television. The conferences she has presented at include NSA, West Point, and Black Hat. Her DARPA Cyber Fast Track grant resulted in the release of the Smartphone Pentest Framework (SPF). She founded Shevirah Inc. to commercialize SPF for enterprise customers. Ms. Weidman is the author of Penetration Testing: A Hands-On Introduction to Hacking from No Starch Press. She was the recipient of the 2015 Women’s Society of CyberJutsu Pentest Ninja award. @georgiaweidman





Joe Klein
Joe Klein is a 35-year veteran of the IT and IA industry who is often requested to speak at professional security venues.  He routinely and actively participates with high-level government and standards-setting bodies, working groups, and is a recognized expert on cyber security issues. Joe has extensive experience in DoD, US Government, and commercial sectors, focusing on information assurance, security architecture, IoT, IPv6 and other evolving security domains. He has also spoken at BlackHat, DefCon, Torcon, Sector, ISSA International, Security Day, and many BSides events.

Joe is currently CTO & Founder of Disrupt6, a Northern Virginia-based, cyber security product company, focused on IPv6 dominant products and services. He is also a cyber security research fellow for the international IPv6 Forum, focused on creating resilient (and anti-fragile) defenses leveraging the many unique capabilities of IPv6. @Disrupt6


Meg Layton
Meg has been working in Infosec for nearly two decades. She has a number of certifications, and is currently finishing her doctorate in Information Assurance. She has a MS degree from Polytechnic University, now a part of NYU. She currently works for Symantec in the Cyber Security Services department, and as Director of Engineering she manages a team of  engineers who are building the tools for frontline defenders in cyberspace. Prior to joining Symantec, she worked as Director of IT for a cellular telecommunications company doing business in Africa. @Vamegabyte






Brian Wilhide
Forgotten serves as President of Unallocated Space, Director of BSidesCharm, Lead for TOOOL Maryland, Head of Security for BSidesDC and a litany of other things. Forgotten is dedicated to learning and improvement.  He focuses on Snort, Network Security Monitoring, Education/Training, Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Capture-the-Flag Challenges (CTFs). @Forgotten