Richard Dreger


Richard Dreger is president of WaveGard, a vendor-neutral security consulting firm. Rick has significant, broad-based technology experience with extensive skills in the information assurance, security and wireless networking fields. He has consulted for a wide breadth of clients in both the public and private sectors, and his professional background includes over 15 years of experience in Fortune 100 companies as well as smaller technology consulting firms.

Rick has complemented his hands-on consulting experience by leading courses such as the CWNP wireless curriculum and the (ISC)2 CISSP review. In addition to being one of the 11 founding members of the Certified Wireless Network Experts (CWNE) roundtable, he is also coauthor of the Certified Wireless Security Professional (CWSP) v2 study guide and numerous InformationWeek articles. Rick obtained his BSE from Duke University and his Masters from Villanova University.