Mark Benton Named MCSC Executive Board Chair

On January 7th, 2016, the Maine Cyber Security Cluster elected Board Member Mark Benton as its Chair. Mr. Benton is the Product Manager at Systems Engineering, a leading IT strategy and managed services provider. He has been a member of the MCSC Executive Board since its formation in 2013. He brings over 30 years of experience in engineering and technology management in working with a range of organizations from large enterprises to start-ups. He sees his new role as an “opportunity to help create and sustain the important mission of developing a cybersecurity workforce.” When asked how MCSC can best improve its operations and its impact in the coming year, he noted it can do so by “hon[ing] in focus on a currently underserved industry sector.” The MCSC Executive Board, staff, faculty, and students would like to welcome and congratulate Mr. Benton.

Mark Benton
Mark Benton, Executive Board Chair