Thomas Scott (Tom) is the CEO/Founder of New Century Solutions LLC (NCS), leading its NCS Cyber Division. As the inaugural Director of the SC Cyber Consortium, he has been a key leader in the cyber education, cyber workforce development, and cyber protection efforts in both South Carolina and across the nation. He currently serves as the founding director of the South Carolina Cyber Foundation and Association.
With over 25 years of State Government experience in both Florida and South Carolina, Tom has developed a wealth of knowledge and experience in protecting State critical infrastructure and cyber assets. He currently holds certifications in information security, information auditing, security leadership, and project management – he is also recognized a FEMA Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) Practitioner.
Tom is a member of the FBI’s InfraGard program and serves as an advisory board member for the Dutch Fork High School Cyber program. He has actively participated as a member of the MS-ISAC’s Executive Committee as well as the SC Bar Technology Committee and the USC School of Law Cybersecurity Task Force. He was recently selected to serve as the President of the SC Midlands Chapter of ISACA. Tom currently serves the academic community through board service Industry Advisory Board for the USC Integrated IT program, the ECPI Computer Security program and the Charleston Southern Computer Science program as well as a commitment to being the Board Chair for the OdysseyOnline Charter School.