Matthew Eliason was born in Houston, Texas. Upon graduating from high school, he joined the Navy. His first tour was as an Information Systems Technician of a 130 client DOD network where he developed the documentation and maintenance procedures from 2007-2012. In 2012, he transferred shore duty where he serves as a system and security administrator.
He graduates with a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Technology from American Military University in November of 2015. He holds the CompTIA Security+ certification and has extensive experience in DOD Information Assurance (IA) and Cyber Security compliance and procedures. He enjoys golf, hiking, watching football in his spare time.