We are a Managed Detection and Response company that protects your organization’s digital assets and technology resources by combining practical solutions, operational excellence, and security expertise.
About Our Company
We’re a dynamic group of passionate cybersecurity experts bringing years of expertise in regulated industries to help you mitigate risks, support compliance efforts, and scale your resources – giving you confidence in your security posture. Truly, we love our work and the clients we partner with. We work side by side with you, clarify expectations, simplify complexities, and answer your questions so you can rest easy. Let’s get to know each other.
About Our Leadership
As Founder of Pondurance, Ron has over nineteen years of practical experience and is recognized as an expert in the field of cybersecurity. Ron is a voting member as part of Indiana’s Executive Committee on Cybersecurity, appointed by former Governor, and current Vice President, Mike Pence in 2016. A highly seasoned practitioner, speaker, and moderator, Ron has helped numerous companies achieve successful transformations in the complex world of cybersecurity and enterprise risk management.
Ron is certified in multiple disciplines relating to information and asset protection including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Computer Forensics Examiner (CCFE), and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Landon is a Co-Founder and CEO at Pondurance and has more than sixteen years of experience in the information security industry. His background spans multiple industries and includes experience in SCADA and industrial/distributed control system environments. Through his background as a consultant, Landon has seen applications, networks, and security controls utilized by many of the Fortune 500, public, private, state, and government entities. His background in architecture and design combined with the experience of a pentester provides a unique skill set in the information security industry.
Landon is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).
PRESIDENT, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Dustin is a Partner and COO at Pondurance and has over nineteen years of experience in information security, risk management, and regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Pondurance, Dustin was a risk and compliance professional focusing on HIPAA, PCI, and risk assessments for new technology acquisitions ranging from infrastructure solutions to patient care devices. Dustin is also currently an adjunct professor at Ivy Tech Community College, Sullivan University, and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University teaching undergrad and masters level cybersecurity courses.
Dustin holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in computer and information technology, a Master of Business Administration (MBA), and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a dissertation topic focusing on cloud computing in health care.
Dustin is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), PCI DSS Qualified Security Assessor (QSA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified CSF Practitioner (CCSFP), Certified HITRUST Quality Professional (CHQP), AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), and holds the CompTIA Security+ certification.