Executive Director CHAMP Technologies
Mr. Darnell Washington has over 30 years of professional information technology experience and is actively involved in the design of secure network information technology architectures for Federal, Financial Educational, and Commercial clients. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), with specialization in high assurance secure network architecture design and data encryption and cryptography using advanced Public Key Infrastructure technologies for banking, financial, healthcare, and critical infrastructure protection sectors.
Over the past nine years he has designed critical infrastructure protection for the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Transportation, the Federal Reserve Bank, and managed the Computer emergency incident response program for SunTrust Bank. Mr. Washington is an industry recognized expert in the implementation of commercial security solutions for monitoring, identifying, and reporting on unauthorized activities in enterprise computing environments. As a seasoned professional, he has been involved in numerous high- level incidents involving Federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies, and regularly advises the security community at large on insider threat management, emerging technology such as blockchain and crypto-currencies.
He serves as a contract instructor for the Department of Homeland Security Federal Law Enforcement Training Center for computer forensics and internet investigations and technology programs. He has trained agents from police investigative agencies such as the Secret Service and, New York City Police Department, and Customs and Border Protection in Computer emergency incident response program for SunTrust Bank. He has conducted electronic search and seizure of financial fraud, ransomware, child exploitation, and deep and dark web cyber network defense.
He is the principal developer of a encrypted secure communications video product used by Law Enforcement known as Credentialed High Assurance Video Encryption, where he was granted a US Patent in July 2011 for a Secure Device to Device video monitoring (Patent Number 7979692) enabling secure video applications that provide high assurance encryption and data protection technologies for Law Enforcement and public safety organizations.
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