ISHPI – Official Site

ISHPI names Luther “Joe” Avant to Director of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity Technical Center of Excellence

Mount Pleasant, SC – Ishpi Information Technologies, Inc., (DBA ISHPI) is pleased to announce the promotion of Luther “Joe” Avant to the position of Director of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity Technical Center of Excellence. As Director, Joe will oversee and manage a matrixed organization that will support Information Assurance and Cybersecurity programs and provide innovation roadmaps and solutions for these increasingly important areas of our national defense.

Joe brings more than twenty years of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity experience to his role as Director. After joining ISHPI in 2010 as an Information Systems Security Officer, he was promoted to Sr. Computer Security Specialist in 2015 and then received his third promotion in 2016 to Program Manager. Joe has played a large part in ISHPI’s success on the USCG IA/IT contract and as a result has proven to be indispensable to ISHPI’s plans for the future IA contracts, as well as our strategies to redefine ISHPI’s cybersecurity posture and value going forward.

“Joe’s professional growth since coming to ISHPI has been remarkable”, said Kyle S. Gahan, ISHPI’s Sr. Vice President of C5ISR Programs | Deputy COO. “His candid and confident approach with customers – and the employees he manages – has set him apart from his peers. We wish to commend him on his accomplishments and support him as he continues to advance in the management arena at ISHPI”.

Please join us in congratulating Luther “Joe” Avant on his well-deserved promotion and continued success!