Felix A. Thomas, CEO and President, CISSP, CHSP, CRISC
Felix A. Thomas, Founder, CEO and President, CISSP, CHSP, CRISC
As the Founder, CEO and President of NSSPlus, Felix A. Thomas is a true IT pioneer and American Success story.
With over 40 years of an extensive IT background starting in 1972 with mini and mainframe computers and IT industry leaders
such as Honeywell and Raytheon Data Systems
Mr. Thomas started as a field and systems engineer and then developed extensive experience in virtually every aspect of the IT industry including programmer analyst, software developer, Information System Manager as well as Division MIS manager.
spent over seven years in New York City and ten years of his
IT career in Silicon Valley California and worked on the Columbia Space Shuttle Simulator Program among many other high technology projects in Silicon Valley at that time.
Mr. Thomas earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from New York Institute of Technology in 1979 and worked on his Masters Degree at Gold Gate University in Mountain View California.
has been a Certtified Information Systems Security Professional
(CISSP), since 2001.
He is a Certified HIPAA Security Professional (CHSP) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC).
In 1989 Mr. Thomas
then successfully opened his
own business on St. Thomas U.S. Virgin Islands among whose many clients included U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Justice, U.S. Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue
, Legislature of the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands Housing Authority, and the U.S. Virgin Islands Office of Management
Mr. Thomas then moved backed to the mainland in 2000 and continued his IT career by successfully starting NSSPlus. (To this day, Mr. Thomas maintains close ties with Virgin Islands recently establishing an Internship program for promising IT students from the Virgin Islands with Howard University.) Mr. Thomas' management team consists of: