Mercyhurst University

Chad Griffin

Cyber Program Director

Since 2010, U.S. Navy Cyber Analyst Chad Griffin has provided technical and analytic support to cyberspace operations at the U.S. Pacific Command in Hawaii, which is a focal point for collaboration with other regional and global military commands, national agencies, allies and strategic partners.


In that capacity, Griffin provided guidance on cyber analysis, including trend analysis, forecasting and briefs to support daily requirements, situational awareness, and cyber-specific indications and warnings.


All told, Griffin has more than two decades of professional experience with computer information systems and technology, 14 years providing IT, cybersecurity and technical analysis to the U.S. Navy; and five years collaborating with U.S. Cyber Command on joint plans and operations.


He holds numerous civilian honors and awards from the Department of Defense and the U.S. Navy, including the latter’s Exemplary Achievement Award.  He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and International Business degree from George Washington University and, over the years, has earned more than a half dozen professional licenses and certificates.