Shane Peden

Cyber Security Advisor, Proud Husband & Father, and Christian.
Based in Atlanta, GA. |

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Risk3Sixty LLC Cyber Risk and CISO Advisory Services, Director

I serve as the Director of Cyber Risk and CISO Advisory Services (vCISO) at risk3sixty, LLC, an Atlanta-based Technology Risk Management (TRM) advisory firm focused on information security, risk, and compliance consulting and software solutions.

  • My Specialty and Focus:
    • Information security program development and leadership (i.e. vCISO)
    • Advisory on ISO 27001/27701, PCI, SOC 2, HITRUST, and HIPAA
    • Cyber risk deep dives and technical advisory (i.e. Security Integrtation into DevOps, AWS Security)
    • Implementation of hands on cybersecurity assessments (i.e. penetration testing & ethical hacking, network vulnerability assessment)
    • Development of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery policies and programs

Grant Thornton Risk Advisory Services, Manager

  • Provided services focused on Cyber/IT Risk Management, Information Assurance & Business Advisory
  • Project experience included:
    • IT Risk and Security Assessments
    • Privacy Risk Assessments (i.e. HIPAA, AICPA Privacy TSP and PII Concerns)
    • AICPA Attestation Reports (SOC I, SOC II, AT101 and AT601- HIPAA)
    • IT Internal Audit (HITRUST Readiness, PCI Readiness, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning)

Avanade Infrastructure Services, Systems Engineer/Consultant

  • Provided managed solutions concerning infrastructure operations, infrastructure build outs, deployments and migrations to Microsoft Platforms.
  • Utilized multiple enterprise Microsoft solutions including System Center Configuration Manager, SCCM Orchestrator, SQL Server, Hyper-V and Active Directory 2012.
  • Provided business intelligence and project visibility to clients using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).

GA Power Company GIS Analyst

  • Provided mobile GIS development, Python scripting/coding, and ArcGIS Server administration built on a Microsoft SQL & IIS web-server platform, within the Land Management division.

Amec E&I Inc GIS Specialist

  • Participated on environmental and natural resource projects including Industrial Commercial Remediation (soil, sediment, surface water and ground water), Threatened and Endangered Species Assessments, Wetland Delineation, 2/3D Modeling and Visualization, Hydrological Modeling, City and Regional Planning, and Site Design.

Hyped Consulting LLC Entrepreneur & Co-founder

Entrepreneurial endeavor providing IT infrastructure and security consulting, digital marketing, web design & e-commerce solutions, graphic design & photography services for small businesses in Northwest Georgia and Metro Atlanta.


Kennesaw State University

Masters of Business Administration
GPA: 3.7, Social Entrepreneur Corps Internship- Antigua, Guatemala

Bachelor of Science, Geographic Information Systems
Minor: Geography
GPA: 3.5, Etowah Foundation Scholarship Recipient
Earned the Information Technology Certificate


Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
(ISC)², License 554179

GIAC Penetration Tester (GIAC)
GIAC, License 12671

HITRUST Certified CSF Practitioner (CCSFP)
HITRUST, Expires Jan 2023

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
ISACA, License 15123145

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE Server Infrastructure 2012)
Microsoft, License E863-6695

Community Outreach
  • Served as Director of Information Technology and webmaster for Mango Tree Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.
  • Summer Internship with Social Entrepreneur Corps in Guatemala, Summer 2011.
  • Web development services provided to Cartersville Service League, a community nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.