Steve Mancini is the Chief Technical Officer (CTO) and Director of Strategic Operations for the National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA). As the CTO, he oversees the IT and Security requirements for the organization. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Pittsburgh where he teaches on cyber crime at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Prior to joining NCFTA, after his retirement from the US Air Force as a decorated Field Grade Officer, he spent several years with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). In his initial role at DHS, he worked with partners in identifying, mitigating and responding to cyber incidents with the Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT). He was then promoted to be the Director for Analysis for the newly established National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC).