Company: Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance
Title: President & CEO,, Intelligence Liaison Officer
Frank J. Grimmelmann is President & CEO/Intelligence Liaison Officer for the non-profit Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance ("ACTRA"),independent of, but closely affiliated with the FBI's AZ InfraGard Program. In this capacity, Mr. Grimmelmann represents the private sector in the Arizona Counterterrorism Information Center ("ACTIC"), and is the first private sector representative on its Executive Board. ACTRA’s Members include both public and private sector organizations. He also serves as the private sector cyber intelligence liaison to the FBI, the ACTIC, and the FBI's Arizona InfraGard Program. ACTRA's focus is to enable private/public sector Member Organizations to empower themselves to respond to the escalating national cyber threat, and to leverage InfraGard's vast private sector volunteer membership as a force multiplier in protecting our Nation's critical infrastructure and National Security interests. ACTRA serves Member Organizations across 14 USDHS Critical sectors across the Southwest, those with intellectual property to protect and those that could have a major economic impact. It also supports SMB solutions through leveraging select managed security service solution (MSSPs) providers. Mr. Grimmelmann serves as the National Co-Chair for the recently formed Information Sharing & Analysis Organization Standards Organization’s (‘ISAO SO’) ‘ISAO Creation Workgroup’ at the University of Texas San Antonio (UTSA), created under the President’s Executive Order 13691. He also serves on Grand Canyon University’s (GCU) President’s STEM Advisory Board, on the University of Arizona’s (UofA) Artificial Intelligence Advisory Board, on Arizona State University’s (ASU) Center for Emergency Management & Homeland Security Advisory Board, on the Maricopa County Community College’s (MCCC) Business & Industry Leadership Team, on the NSA cybersecurity certified Estrella Mountain Community College’s Cybersecurity Advisory Committee, on the Arizona Technology Council Cybersecurity Committee, and on the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s Advanced Business and Finance Council as a Team Lead for its Cybersecurity Workforce Pipeline Initiative. Mr. Grimmelmann is also a Phoenix Rotary 100 Member.