Robert Cook, M.B.A.

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Robert Cook, M.B.A.

Instructor of Information Systems
UCCS College of Business

About

Robert (Bob) Cook, MBA, is an Instructor of Information Systems in the College of Business at UCCS. He is also an Information Systems consultant helping businesses throughout Colorado to advise on cyber security best practices, and ensure deployed information systems align with the organization's needs.

Prior to his academic career, he was an Electrical Engineer in the United States Air Force, helping to create a secure technical operations for forward operating bases around the world. 

Following his time in the Air Force, Bob worked in the corporate sector as an executive leading operational, technical, and training teams. It was during this time that Bob discovered a significant gap in how organizations were training personnel, both from a technical and non-technical perspective. He began developing training programs to help individuals better understand how to protect themselves from the growing threat of security intrusions that typical organizations and their employees can encounter. Thus he began his journey to research and develop cyber security training designed for non-technical persons to help them to understand day-to-day simple ways that can be employed to protect themselves. 

Bob has provided training for companies such as: ASAP Automation, Maptuit, NCM Media Networks, Blueline Protection, Kaos Connect, and VZP Digital. 

Bob has a Bachelors in Education, majoring in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, and an MBA in Management Information Systems from Wayland Baptist University.