Richard Struse

Richard Struse serves on the OASIS Board of Directors; his term extends through July 2018. He is also an OASIS Distinguished Contributor and chair of the OASIS Cyber Threat Intelligence Technical Committee.

Rich is the Chief Strategist for Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) at The MITRE Corporation, leading the effort to improve cyber defense by better understanding the adversary’s tactics and techniques.

Previously, he served as the Chief Advanced Technology Officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) where he was responsible for technology vision, strategy and implementation in support of the NCCIC’s mission. Rich is the creator of the STIX and TAXII automated information sharing initiatives which have been widely adopted across the public and private sectors. In October 2014, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson presented Rich with one of the department’s highest honors, the Secretary’s Award for Excellence, in recognition of his pioneering work on STIX and TAXII.

In 2015 Rich was named by Federal Computer Week as one of the 'Federal 100' in recognition of his leadership role in the development of cyber threat intelligence technology standards.