Chris is currently the Project Leader for the OWASP ESAPI Projects and also served on the OWASP Global Projects Committee. He has been involved with OWASP for 6 years and has spoken at many OWASP events about the benefits of the Enterprise Security API as well as participated in Leadership discussions amongst the organization. During the day, Chris is Chief Architect for Contrast Security where he has been since fall 2010. Prior to joining the team at Contrast Security he spent 5 years as 'Black Ops Beef' for ServiceMagic Inc with the official title of Software Engineer. Before getting involved in software professionally, Chris worked in hardware as a Senior Field Service Engineer providing hardware and software support for PC's, Servers, Midrange Systems and Peripherals for 9 years.