PODCAST: Cyber Apprenticeships and Minority Business Enterprises

In this inaugural episode of Purdue Cyber Apprenticeship Program podcast, we are joined by representatives from the National Minority Supplier Development Council and division manager of the U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center. Our panelists discuss the need for more supplier diversity in government contracts and the importance of having highly skilled cyber staff to protect U.S. resources.

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  • Doreen Gonzalez-Gaboyan, Assistant Director for Women and Minority Outreach and Engagement, Purdue University Cyber Apprenticeship Program
  • Maria Prince, Vice President for the National Minority Supplier Development Council Academy
  • Phillip Barreda, Executive Vice President for the Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council
  • Larry Fink, Division Manager at Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane where he oversees Expeditionary Command Control Communications, Intelligence, & Cyber

To learn more about the National Minority Supplier Development Council, visit nmsdc.org

To lean more about Purdue Cyber Apprenticeship Program, visit purdue.edu/pcap