Prior to his current global consulting role, Neal served as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Yuma County, AZ and has over 25 years experience leading technical groups in public sector, high-tech manufacturing, consumer electronics and big-five accounting industries.  Puff was honored in 2008 as one of Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders and is the author of the award-winning book, "Security for People and Computers."  He holds current CISSP, CISM, CCSK, PMP, Certified Public Manager and ITIL certifications as well as Bachelor’s and Master degrees from Purdue and Indiana Wesleyan Universities.