Steve Bellio, Network Security Manager for a large telecom company for over 29
years, has spent the bulk of his career in the IT, network and security fields.
His extensive IT and network security background, combined with his extreme interest in anything security-related and his desire to protect his family from identity thieves, has led him down the path of personal security and identity theft prevention.
Branch Walton, a former member of the U.S. Secret Service, has an extensive background in law enforcement, criminal justice and corporate security. He is currently Associate Dean of Student Services, Henley Putnam University.
This on-line university specializes in professional studies in Intelligence, Protection Management and Terrorism-Counterterrorism studies for military, law enforcement, security and intelligence professionals. He was formerly the Manager of Safety and Security Compliance at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
ITRC Mid Atlantic Coast Coordinator
Nicole has testified before the Federal Trade Commission, Social Security Administration, House Ways and Means Sub-committee on Social Security, Maryland House of Delegates, and the Edward Bennett Williams American Inn of Court on identity theft issues.
She has also participated in studies that helped change the way identity crimes are reported to credit reporting agencies, and serves as a consultant to the U.S. Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center.