About the Speaker
Jon Check, Executive Director Cyber Protection Solution, Raytheon Intelligence & Space
Jon Check is the executive director of Cyber Protection Solutions for Raytheon Intelligence & Space. He leads the team that globally delivers proactive cybersecurity and next-generation technology to protect customers from persistent cybersecurity threats.
Check joined Raytheon Intelligence & Space from CSRA Inc., where he was vice president of digital solutions. He was responsible for direction, strategy and operations of the services provided from CSRA’s delivery centers.
In July 2019, he received a non-legislative citizen appointment from Virginia Speaker M. Kirkland Cox to the Secure and Resilient Commonwealth Panel, an advisory board in the Executive Branch of Virginia's government. The panel was established in 2004 and its primary focus is on emergency management and homeland security within the Commonwealth to ensure that both state and local governments are prepared to address risks from man-made and natural disasters.
Check serves as chairman for the National Cyber Security Alliance, chairman of the Executive Mosaic 4x24 Cyber group, Red Hat strategic advisory board member, and AFCEA DC board member. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in environmental science from the University of Virginia.