Scott A. Nelson is the Program Manager for the Cyber Security Academy at SecureSet, a Denver-based private post-secondary accredited education institute. Scott is also an Army Reserve Colonel who recently transitioned off active duty as the national director for the USAR Cyber Public Private Partnership Initiative and Deputy Commander of the Army Reserve Cyber Operations Group, overseeing the standup of 10 Army Cyber Protection Teams.

Additionally, Scott serves as the Western Cyber Exchange volunteer Director of a national 6 state Regional Information Sharing and Threat Analysis initiative. Scott is a graduate of the Army War College, University of Montana, and is currently pursuing a Masters in Infrastructure Protection Management at the University of Washington.