CyberTexas Board of Directors

Our team of cyber security professionals are paving the way for Texas leadership in the growing field.

Joe Sanchez

Joe Sanchez

Executive Director

A 6th generation Texan, Joe Sanchez is an executive experienced in military and community activities involving Intelligence, Information Technology Operations and Security, Education, Innovation and Legislative matters. A local “social entrepreneur and technology evangelist,” Joe established a prominent Cyber Security educational base in San Antonio and has helped promote the growth of local cybersecurity industries and associations. Joe served in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives as a Congressional Fellow. He currently is the Chief, Network Operations, 625 AF Operations Center, Joint Base San Antonio - Lackland.

Marc Gravely

Marc Gravely

Director

A Texan for over twenty five years, Marc Gravely is a partner at Gravely & Pearson L.L.P. The firm’s focus is business and commercial litigation including information technology and security litigation. Along with Joe Sanchez, Marc was a driving force in the creation of the Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security at the University of Texas at San Antonio and has helped to promote awareness and development of cyber education in Texas for over a decade. He has served as counsel to Texas businesses in one of the largest information technology security settlements in the United States and was recently appointed as Special Counsel to the Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct.

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Justin C. Ryan

Justin C. Ryan

Technology Director

Born and raised in North East Texas, Justin Ryan is an adviser for Ernst & Young’s Advice Defense practice based out of San Antonio, Texas. He has over 10 years experience in information technology and has served as a senior operations manager over cyber security analysts and project development lead for the U.S. Air Force at Lackland Air Force Base. Justin currently sits on the board of three non-profits to include CyberTexas Foundation and InfraGard San Antonio. He also coaches for CyberPatriot San Antonio. Justin is a current Doctor of Business Administration in Technology Entrepreneurship student and holds four degrees in the fields of business/cyber security. He is also currently GISCP, GCIH, CEH, and Security+ certified.

Sandi Boyd

Sandi Boyd

Director

Retired from a career in education and technology, Sandi Boyd is the Principal and Owner of the Legerity Group. The firm focuses on agile project management in the technology arena. In addition to her work with CyberTexas, Sandi shares the knowledge learned from taking teams to the CyberPatriot national finals twice as the volunteer lead for the San Antonio CyberPatriot Center of Excellence’s competitor skills development program.