Dwayne Williams

VP Cybersecurity and Senior Principal Consultant

As IT and Cybersecurity Principal Consultant, Dwayne manages all phases of Magenta Ocean’s IT and Cybersecurity projects. In addition to providing team oversight, Dwayne tackles our clients’ tougher IT and cybersecurity problems. Moreover, Dwayne’s unique skillset including a superb ability to disaggregate problems, strong analytics, well-crafted solutions capability, and a genuineness appreciated by both colleagues and clients position him as the senior expert and strategic adviser to our IT and cybersecurity clients.

Prior to joining Magenta Ocean, Dwayne successfully served in key cybersecurity roles including Sr. Principal Cyber Systems Security Analyst (ISSM), Sr Information System Security Engineer (ISSE)/Cyber Lead, Cyber Security Analyst V/ ISSM, and Classified Information Security (CIS) Manager / Sr. ISSM with several multinational organizations including international technology company, CACI, Int, and global aerospace, defense, and security companies, Northrup Grumman, ITT Exelis (L3 Harris) and Lockheed Martin. In a addition to his rich cybersecurity background, Dwayne is also a small business investor and owner of a Mr. Fries Man restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dwayne resides in Dallas, TX. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, shooting pool, reading, and playing dominoes. A former college athlete, he was a two-year varsity starter for NCAA Tournament Division II Basketball Semifinalist, California State University Bakersfield. He was also an Assistant Basketball Coach at two-time state champion, Eaglecrest high school in Aurora, Colorado. Dwayne proudly served in the U.S. Army.

Dwayne holds a B.S. in Business Administration – Marketing, from California State University Bakersfield, a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), an A.A.S. in Computer Network Engineering from Westwood College of Technology and Cisco Networking Academy Certificate. Additionally, Dwayne has earned multiple cybersecurity certificates and completed additional cyber coursework including Salesforce Trailheads, Incident Response, Cyber Defense, Security Risk Analysis, and Risk Management Framework.