School of Public Policy
Research Scholar, Center for International and Security Studies
University of Maryland
Areas of Interest: Cybersecurity, Analytic Solutions, and Cloud Enginering
Charles Harry is a senior leader, practitioner, and researcher with over 20 years experience in intelligence and cyber operations. Dr. Harry is currently Vice President for Cyber and Analytic Solutions at Orbis Operations, serves as a senior consultant to the Maryland Global Initiative on Cyber Security (MaGIC), and as a research scholar with the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM). At Orbis, Harry leads a division of cloud engineers, U/I designers, and cyber operations and intelligence analysts to advise government and commercial clients on a variety of challenges. Prior to his work at Orbis, Dr. Harry worked in the Intelligence community for 14 years rising to the rank of senior technical leader (DISL). He has supported senior policy makers at the White House and has regularly appeared before congressional committees to provide testimony.
Dr. Harry holds degrees in Economics and History from the University of Colorado. He was awarded a PhD in Policy Studies from the University of Maryland; his current research focuses on the development of an analytic framework for assessing cybersecurity risk including the ability to categorize and measure the impact of cyber events.