Gale Pomper has over 35 years of experience installing, designing and securing computer networks. She holds numerous certifications from Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA and ISC2, including Server+, MCT, MCSE, MCTS for SharePoint, MCTS and EMA for Exchange 2007 and CISSP. She is the principal author for an exam guide for Windows 2000 Active Directory published in December 2001, and a contributing author for Windows XP Power Pack published in March 2003.
From 1992-2007, she was an independent consultant providing network design services, customized training, and SharePoint implementation services. In 2007, Dr. Pomper took a position working for the Department of Defense as a Global Exploitation and Vulnerability Analyst. She teaches a range of security and networking topics on a part-time basis both in the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Pomper holds a Master of Science in Information Assurance and a Doctor of Science in Information Assurance from Capitol Technology University in Laurel, Maryland.