Capt. Donovan OubrÃ©, division director of Cyber Resiliency to the U.S. Navy, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Clubâs 2019 Cybersecurity Summit on May 8th.Â
At the event, GovCon leaders from the public and private sector will discuss cyber resiliency and how to collaborate effectively on new cyber programs, cyber automation, shared initiatives and emerging technologies in the federal market. You can register for the event here.Â
Prior to his current role, Capt. OubrÃ© served as deputy chief of Staff, Intelligence Directorate for the U.S. Cyber Command and was an instrumental planner to create the Joint Intel Operation Center for CYBERCOM. He also served as Chief, Intelligence Plans, Policy and Integration at Joint Task Force – Global Network Operations and the deputy chief of staff for JFHQ – Cyber supporting USSOUTHCOM and USPACOM, Chief of Fires and Special programs.
Capt. OubrÃ© received a bachelor of science in Mathematics and commissioning through the NROTC program at Southern University A&M College in 1994. Afterward, he started as an Ensign in the Surface Warfare Navy aboard the USS Klakring as the undersea warfare officer, first lieutenant and assistant combat system officer.
He received his Surface Warfare Officer pin as an Ensign and completed a Mediterranean deployment with Enterprise Battle Group. He also earned a master of science degree in Electrical Engineering with a specific emphasis in communication systems and research surrounding the effects of 5GHz wireless environments from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Ca.Â
Heâs also been honored with numerous awards over his career, including the Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy Achievement Medal and Meritorious Volunteer Outstanding Service Medal. Capt. OubrÃ© is a member of the Department of Defense Acquisition Corp. and a certified Acquisitions LEVEL III for both Systems Engineering and Program Management.