Our Team

OUR TEAM

SecureNation has earned a great reputation as a trusted partner to our customers. They count on our team to bring experience, innovation, and program integrity to the most difficult challenges. We have one of the most accomplished management teams in the industry.

OUR WORK

We work top Serve colleges, financial institutions, state government, health-care, small, and commercial businesses to solve some of their most difficult information security and overall technology issues. Our company is capable of working with clients of all sizes, in all areas of the US.

STRONG SOLUTIONS

We help you to build a stronger information security and technology program. We work to not only strengthen your compliance status. but heighten your overall security posture without increasing cost.

YOUR NEEDS

Our company offers a wide variety of cutting-edge technologies and IT services to address almost any of your information security, network security and information assurance needs.

IT SECURITY EXPERTS

Our team is comprised of IT security experts and their background is in IT management, information security, risk assessment, security policy audit and development, penetration testing, overall network design, and project management.

LASTING RELATIONSHIPS

The backbone of SecureNation is that it is based on total transparency, honesty, and long-lasting relationships. We take time to make sure our customers have the right solutions.

Jon Davis

Jon Davis

CEO

FISMA, GLBA, SOX, FDIC, NCUA, OCC and HIPAA
(225) 636-2180 ext:11

A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Jon Davis is the CEO and founder of SecureNation. His experience in Network Security as well as his passion for technology and problem solving led to the creation of the company in 2008. “We are interested in helping our clients expand their technology infrastructure while saving money and at the same time, keeping their Information Security Program moving forward in the right direction.” He founded SecureNation with the goal of helping clients with technology initiatives and allowing them to do more with less. Although he studied at Southeastern Louisiana University for graphic design, his background is in compliance driven IT security initiatives such as FISMA, GLBA, SOX, FDIC, NCUA, OCC and HIPAA. For the past ten years he has worked with some of the nation’s top network security providers and helped to secure many of the largest businesses and financial institutions in the country. As the CEO of SecureNation, he has spent the years learning the software, hardware and storage industry, power and cooling, backup and replication and all aspects of IT Security. SecureNation has been increasing its presence throughout the US, its partners, its clients and the business affiliates along the way who now make up the backbone of the company. Jon is an active member of Infragard, ISSA, ISACA and AITP.

Richard Harris

Richard Harris

VP of IT Services/Executive, Operations

GSEC, CRISC, CISM, CIW v5, CIW WEB Founder Associate, Network+, A+ Infragard, ISACA, TigerTrap, AITP
(225) 636-2180 ext:16

Richard has been interested in the computer industry since high school and has worked in the field for the last 30 years. Richard has been a lead consultant for SecureNation since 2010 and he excels at quickly understanding new technologies and how they interact with existing installations. Richard is a native of Baton Rouge. Richard is an insightful, results-driven Information Technology Professional with notable success directing a broad range of programming and operational initiatives while participating in planning, analyzing, and implementing solutions in support of key business objectives. With his eye for detail, while still keeping the big picture in mind, Richard excels at providing comprehensive system analysis, information security, risk management, internal audit, and full cycle project management. Richard’s hands-on experience with all stages of system development including defining project requirements, project design, architecture, testing, and support are the key values that he brings to SecureNation clientele. Richard had spent the previous decade as a locally based company with offices statewide and sales of over $300 million where he was the Technology and IT Security Director. He also has worked as a subcontractor for NASA. Richard has CISM and CRISC certifications as well as numerous certifications from our vendors. He is an active member of ISACA and InfraGard.

Fordham Terrill

Fordham Terrill

Director of Security Integration

CISSP, GCFA, GCIH, GSEC and a B.S. in Cyber Security
(225) 636-2180 ext:14

Fordham Terrill, United States Air Force, Retired, is a Veteran who served 20+ years in the service. In those years, and the year since, he was an operator, developer, planner, trainer, engineer, and manager, but first and foremost, a mentor and leader. He has the proven ability to learn, innovate, and operate while leading global operations and remote teams. In the year since retirement, managed the first phase of a new Small Business Cyber Security Operations Center, stood up the first Small Business Supply Chain, Information Sharing and Analysis Organization in Louisiana, forged partnerships with businesses around the globe. He can lead, maintain, and serve as a change agent, without sacrificing stability or increasing risk. He will learn your company’s direction and an help you to make risk informed decisions while innovating and improving everything he touches. He is an active member of Infragard and IACI.

Kim McCarty

Kim McCarty

Director of Enterprise Sales and Operations

(225) 636-2180 ext:12

Kim McCarty, our Director of Sales, Operations & Marketing joined SecureNation in 2016. Kim has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry having worked on both the channel and vendor side of the business. She is passionate about customer advocacy and lives by the motto “Customer satisfaction is worthless. Customer loyalty is priceless.”

Celeste Freeman

Celeste Freeman

Account Manager / Sales

(225) 636-2180 ext:13

Celeste Freeman is an experienced Cybersecurity Consultant with SecureNation, out of Baton Rouge, LA. Not long after acquiring her Bachelors in Political Science from Howard University and moving to Louisiana she joined the SecureNation team. Today she travels around the country with SecureNation and works with clients to advocate for a painless procurement process as their security ally.
On her free time, she can be found gardening, hitting the trails with her dog or volunteering in her community.

Rachel Arnold

Rachel Arnold

Client Relationships

(225) 636-2180 ext:15

Specializing in client and vendor relationships, Rachel Arnold got started in managing accounts from a young age and continues to pour her heart and soul into every handshake. Problem-solving and people are her real passion. After graduating from Southeastern Louisiana University she focused her energy on understanding the intricacies of project management and contract negotiations for the local business procurement process, eventually finding a home with SecureNation. She is a lending hand and outreach advocate to IT programs targeted to local adolescences in Baton Rouge. “I don’t manage clients, I converse with friends- preferably over coffee.”

Greg Kiker

Greg Kiker

Director of Cyber

(480) 351-9703 (mobile)

Greg Kiker is a cybersecurity professional. He has spent the last 20 years working for several fortune 300 companies in several cities, New Orleans, Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Pittsburgh, and overseas in Germany, France, India, South Korea, Qatar, and now is settled in the Phoenix Area.

Greg has been public speaking for over 30 years. Attended the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary studying Theology and is now pursuing a degree in Anthropology with a focus on Archaeology. He serves on several advisory boards and is on the board of directors for the Pueblo Grande Museum and Archeological Park in Phoenix, AZ. He has played hockey for years and coaches kids.