Team Leader, Network & Security, Crutchfield Corporation
Alex Belgard has led Crutchfield Corporation’s security team since 2013, responsible for all aspects of Crutchfield’s information security including PCI compliance, network security, investigations, incident response, threat intelligence, and policy development. He graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Systems Engineering and began his career at Crutchfield in 2005, working as a web developer for five years before transitioning into a security role. He is a CISSP, ASIS APP, and GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst. In addition, he has more than 19 years of volunteer fire/rescue and emergency management experience, and served as Chief of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad from 2016 to 2018.