About NCC

The National Cybersecurity Center is a nonprofit organization located in Colorado Springs, Colorado providing collaborative cybersecurity knowledge and services to the nation.

Inspired by the vision of Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, the National Cybersecurity Center was founded in 2016 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The NCC will develop workforce, collaborate with the private sector, military and federal agencies, and support and educate the public sector to better protect our cities, states, and national assets.

Mission and Vision

Our Mission

NCC provides collaborative cybersecurity response services with comprehensive knowledge and capabilities through training, education, and research.

Our Vision

Enabling cybersecurity information and expertise for all.

Board of Directors

Robert J. Hurst

Chairman

The Honorable John Suthers

Vice Chairman

Dr. Pamela Shockley-Zalabak

Treasurer

Erik Mitisek

Secretary

        Ed Anderson
        Christian Anschutz
        David Anderson
        Kathy Boe
        Rick Crandall
        Rhett Hernandez
        Kyle Hybl, Esq.
        Mike Marcotte
        Andre McGregor
        Nancy Phillips
        Mark Weatherford
        Martin Wood

Staff

Ed Rios

Ed Rios

Chief Executive Officer

email

(719) 255-5222

Jenifer Furda

Jenifer Furda

Chief Operating Officer

email

(719) 255-5224

Ashley Keller

Ashley Keller

Executive Assistant

email

(719) 255-5225

Eric Hopfenbeck

Eric Hopfenbeck

Chief of Staff

email

(719) 255-5223