Director of Information Security
Ryan Fields Jr. is the Director of Information Security for the Lifeline Security division. His primary duty within Lifeline is overseeing their Information Security program; a program that recently achieved the prestigious SSAE-19 (SOC2) cybersecurity certification for Managed Service Providers. He originally joined Lifeline as a Systems Analyst. He has many years of experience in the field, serving as IT Director at Path Church where he oversees all the technical infrastructure. His responsibilities include training staff and lay leaders in technological systems in the church, as well as managing volunteers and ministry activities. He was a founder at Stepstraight Solutions where he designed and implemented technical solutions specific to the needs of each customer. Ryan received his Bachelor in Geography at Oregon State University, with and emphasis in Geographic Information Systems, in 1997.
Ryan and his wife, Amber, have two young children and are lucky to have both sets of their parents living in the area. They spend a lot of time with their families! In his spare time, you’ll find Ryan golfing, hunting, fishing, traveling, and playing video games. With his fifteen years of experience in technology, he says, “Technology is just a tool that allows us to better serve the needs of others which in turn blesses us.”