Drew Rose

CSO & Co-Founder at Living Security

Drew Rose is the CSO & Co-Founder at Living Security. Drew has over ten years of experience in information security.

Drew Rose started their career in information security as an Information Assurance Manager with the United States Marine Corps. In this role, they were responsible for leading a team of seven information assurance engineers and ensuring that all cyber network defense operations were conducted thoroughly. Drew also helped to develop policies to mitigate the risk of loss of confidentiality, integrity, or availability on Marine Corps networks.

After their time with the Marine Corps, Rose became the Information Security Manager for American Campus Communities. In this role, they were responsible for building an information security program from the ground up. Drew focused on endpoint security, application security, network security, incident detection and response, and security awareness and education. Drew also developed and implemented a comprehensive security awareness program that included gamifying security awareness through yearly contests, phishing assessments, a focused security awareness week, and other fun activities.

In October 2017, Rose left American Campus Communities to start Living Security with two other co-founders. Living Security is a company that provides cybersecurity training to help people stay safe online. The company offers both online and in-person courses on topics such as phishing, social engineering, password security, and more.

Drew Rose has a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity from University of Maryland Global Campus and an Associates in Electrical Engineering from Cochise College. They also have certifications from Cisco in CCNA-Security, EC-Council in CEH, (ISC)² in CISSP, GIAC in GCIA, and ITIL Certified in ITIL.

They are on a team with Sara Lundy - Director of Client Operations, Kelsi Kamin - Chief of Staff, and Matt Alderman - VP of Product. Drew Rose reports to Ashley Rose, CEO & Co-Founder. and Graham Westbrook - Sr. Director of Product Strategy reports to Drew Rose.



  • CSO & Co-Founder

    Current role

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