[Login to CHDS Alumni Network required.] Ryan Burchnell, Director, FirstNet Strategy & Policy at AT&T, discusses 5G & Homeland Security Leadership in the Age of Digital Transformation. We are surrounded by technology that is growing at exponential rates. This talk explores the related leadership challenges we face and how it will impact our organizational decision-making. (Note: this talk was recorded at the CHDS Annual Alumni APEX Workshop in February, 2020)
About the Speaker:
Ryan Burchnell, a former Executive Director of the Alabama State Police and Chief Technology Officer (ret.) for the Florida Highway Patrol, serves as lead strategist for the FirstNet organization at AT&T. Ryan is responsible for policy and market development efforts focused on public safety technical innovation designed to meet the rapidly evolving needs of our Nation’s first responders. He is a graduate of the 255th Session of the FBI National Academy, holds a Master’s Degree in Homeland Security and Defense from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology from Florida State University, and a Certificate in Criminal Justice Education from the University of Virginia. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police – Committee on Homeland Security and represents AT&T with the Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies (iCert) and the IJIS Institute.