Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors is proud to announce that Scott Pruitt, CDPSE, CISA was appointed as Vice President of the Birmingham InfraGard Chapter and selected for the Birmingham InfraGard Members Alliance Board for 2021-2022.
Scott Pruitt joined Warren Averett in 2006 as the Manager of Technology Services in the Firm’s internal Information Technology Group managing the User Services Team. Scott is now leveraging his more than 25 years of ITSM expertise to assist clients with their own Information Systems as a member of the Firm’s Security, Risk and Controls Division.
InfraGard is a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and members of the private sector for the protection of U.S. critical infrastructure. Through seamless collaboration, InfraGard connects owners and operators within critical infrastructure to the FBI, to provide education, information sharing, networking and workshops on emerging technologies and threats.
The Birmingham InfraGard Chapter is a partnership between the Birmingham FBI Field Office’s InfraGard Program and the Birmingham InfraGard Members Alliance. Birmingham is one of 83 InfraGard chapters across the country. InfraGard members work in banks, universities, utility companies, hospitals and other companies that make up the critical infrastructure of our nation. InfraGard members develop relationships with the FBI, Department of Homeland Security and local law enforcement, as well as with their peers in other companies. Through information sharing, InfraGard hopes to better protect the nation’s critical infrastructures and to better secure the resources of InfraGard’s members’ companies.
“I’m honored to be joining the Board of Directors and to be appointed as Vice President of the Birmingham InfraGard Chapter,” says Pruitt. “This organization plays a key role in the security of our nation’s critical infrastructure, and I look forward to playing a role in advancing the partnership between private companies and federal agencies.”