Dr. Thomas Hyslip is currently the Resident Agent in Charge of the Department of Defense, Defense Criminal Investigative Service (DCIS), Cyber Field Office, Eastern Resident Agency. Prior to joining the DCIS in 2007, he was a special agent with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Criminal Investigation Division, and the U.S. Secret Service. Throughout his 17 years of federal law enforcement, he has specialized in cybercrime investigations and computer forensics. He has testified as an expert witness on computer forensics and network intrusions at numerous federal, state, and local courts. He is also a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves and is currently assigned as an Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine at the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. LTC Hyslip has a mix of active duty and reserve assignments spanning over 20 years including assignments with the U.S. African Command, Office of Inspector General, the Department of Defense, Office of Inspector General, and the U.S. Army Reserve Information Operations Command. In 2005 LTC Hyslip deployed to Iraq with the 306th Military Police Battalion and earned a Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and Combat Action Badge. He received his doctor of science degree in information assurance from Capitol College in 2014. He previously obtained a master of science degree from East Carolina University and a bachelor of science degree from Clarkson University.