Ty Whittenburg

Senior Information Assurance Manager
Dublin, OH
Resident of Westerville, OH
Rea Team Member Since 2020
  • At Rea, Ty can be found ensuring organizations technology and networks drive business objectives by identifying potential loss events, reducing their frequency, and loss magnitude. In doing so compliance is achieved.

Topics or areas of expertise that Ty can talk about (even in his sleep):

IT/IS risk assessments

NIST cybersecurity framework

Factor analysis of information risk (FAIR)

Automotive compliance (red flag rule, information privacy, GLBA)

How we know he knows what he's doing:

Ty attended The University of Illinois at Chicago.

Before joining Rea, he worked at Cyber6 Group, Dark Rhino Security and Apple.

In 2021, Ty earned his Certified Registered Practitioners certification.

Furthering his professional development, Ty is involved with:

Central Ohio ISSA

InfraGard® Columbus (member)

Ohio River Valley Chapter of Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) (director of speakers)

When he’s not in the office, you can find him:




Inside The Mind Of...

What does “A Brighter Way” mean to you? I believe it means clarifying what's deeply important to you and discovering ways to make it valuable for your team and clients

What’s your favorite aspect of your job? Demonstrating technology compliance and being valued-added service to an organization's mission

What line of The Rea Way describes you the best? Take your work personally 

Describe your work style. Organizational agility, strategic thinking and keeping on point

Just For Fun:

What did 10-year-old you want to be when you grew up? An aeronautical engineer

What makes you get out of bed every day? I can't sleep in

What was your first job? I worked at the Chicago Board of Trade

I'm able to develop technology decisions that achieve organizational objectives and ensure safeguards are built into the ecosystem