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Leadership Team

Fortified Health Security’s robust team of healthcare and cybersecurity specialists is led by some of the most recognized and influential names in this space:

Fortified Health Security Dan L. Dodson
Dan L. Dodson

Chief Executive Officer

Dan L. Dodson serves as CEO of Fortified Health Security, a recognized leader in cybersecurity that is 100% focused on serving the healthcare market.

William Crank

Chief Operating Officer

Melissa Adams

Director
Assessment Services

Craig Badcock

VP
Product Development

Judy Cooper

Director
Marketing

Preston Duran

Director
Cybersecurity Operations

Ben Dyer

Director
VP Services

Sheila Kelly

Director
Human Resources

Judy Cooper

VP
Program Management Office

Alex Mayorov

Director
Finance and Accounting

Jaime Reynolds

AVP
Business Development

Russell Teague

VP
Advisory Services

Matt Thompson

Sr. Director
Sales and Marketing Operations

Paul Valentine

EVP
Client Success

Julie White

AVP
Channel Sales

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Fortified Health Security Dan L. Dodson

Dan L. Dodson​

Chief Executive Officer​

Dan L. Dodson serves as CEO of Fortified Health Security, a recognized leader in cybersecurity that is 100% focused on serving the healthcare market. Through Dan’s leadership, Fortified partners with healthcare organizations to effectively develop the best path forward for their security program based on their unique needs and challenges.

Previously, Dan served as Executive Vice President for Santa Rosa Consulting, a healthcare-focused IT consulting firm, where he led various business units including sales for the organization. He also served as Global Healthcare Strategy Lead for Dell Services (formally Perot Systems), where he was responsible for strategy, business planning and M&A initiatives for the company’s healthcare services business unit. Dan also held positions within other healthcare and insurance organizations including Covenant Health System, The Parker Group and Hooper Holmes. 

Dan is a thought leader in healthcare cybersecurity and is a featured media source on a variety of topics including security best practices, data privacy strategies, as well as risk management, mitigation and certification. In 2018, Dan was recognized as a rising healthcare leader under 40 by Becker’s Hospital Review and regularly speaks at industry-leading events and conferences including CHIME, HIMSS and HIT Summits. He served on the Southern Methodist University Cyber Security Advisory Board.

Dan earned an M.B.A. in Health Organization Management and a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Texas Tech University.

Fortified Health Security William Crank

William Crank

Chief Operating Officer

William serves as Chief Operating Officer for Fortified Health Security where his responsibilities include enhancing the company’s services, delivery model, and security operations center. As a member of the executive committee, William works to streamline operations among the sales, solution architect, account management, and customer success teams in addition to continually enhancing Fortified’s expertise by attracting, training, and retaining top security talent.

Prior to his role as COO, William was the chief information security officer (CISO) at MEDHOST, a provider of market-leading enterprise, departmental, and healthcare engagement solutions. He has decades of information technology and security experience that include managing the Information Security Risk Management (ISRM) team at Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), where he led a team of Information Security professionals who managed compliance and information security risk and developed and implemented an operational risk management model.

William retired after serving 20+ years from the United States Navy. He currently holds multiple certifications in the areas of Information Security and Information Technology. William has also served as Sponsorship/Programs Director and Vice President of the Middle Tennessee chapter of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA).

Fortified Health Security Dave Glenn

Dave Glenn

Chief Revenue Officer

Dave Glenn leads the vision and execution of the revenue strategy and growth plan, and is focused on building and managing Fortified’s business development, marketing, channel, sales, and presales engineering teams.

Previously, Dave served as the Chief Business Development Officer for CBI, a leading cybersecurity advisory services firm to many top tier enterprise organizations, where he held various strategy and management roles, and sat on the Executive Leadership team.

Dave has over 30 years of combined experience in information technology, cybersecurity, enterprise sales, business development leadership and execution, and a proven history of high performance and growth. For the last 20 years, Dave has focused on helping both as a leader and practitioner.

Dave started his career supporting a micro lab while attending Andrews University, and has since worked as a field engineer, consultant, corporate and collegiate technical instructor and managed a market for a technical training company prior to entering the information security industry. Dave holds multiple information technology industry certifications, enjoys volunteering with various community and industry organizations, and is the host of the SecurityJabber podcast.