Kevin B. McDonald is Executive Vice President and Director of Compliance Practices at Alvaka Networks, a 30 year strong network services and security firm in Irvine California. He is also Chairman of the Orange County Sheriff/Coroner’s Community Technology Advisory Council (C.T.A.C) and a member of the Crime Survivors’ Council and The High Tech Crimes Consortium. Kevin is a trainer with SafeHouse Security’s Kidnap Prevention Education Team. He is a trusted technology and security expert and public policy advisor to some of America’s most influential people and organizations. He serves as a senior advisor to corporate executives, federal and state legislators, law enforcement, high worth individuals, charitable boards, abuse prevention professionals and organizations, municipalities and businesses. He is a highly sought after consultant, writer, presenter and trainer. McDonald consults on the issues surrounding personal, physical and logical security, regulatory compliance, advanced technology and organizational development.
McDonald has written for and/or been interviewed in dozens of national publications and television, radio and digital outlets such as CBS, Men’s Health, CRN, CIO Insights, eWeek, Information Week, Information Security, Search Security, Network World, Computer World, and The Los Angeles Times. He is the author of the fiction novel, Practically Invisible and is the producer and a television Journalist with EyeOn Productions where he produces and hosts FACETS Television and EyeOn Business, weekly shows on Time Warner and the Internet. McDonald is also a Martial Arts “Masters’ Hall of Fame” 2010 Inductee.