Phillip Comer is an Enterprise Infrastructure & Security Architect as well as a Network Security Engineer and the Consultant behind level2IT. Phillip has more than 20 years experience working in various areas of the Information Technology industry.
As an IT Consultant based out of Charlotte, NC since 1995, Phillip has experience with many national and global organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, Fortune 100/500 and small local businesses.
Phillip holds several certifications; CISSP, MCSE+I, PMP, CNA and a few more. He has served in a variety of roles including Project Manager, Technical Team Lead, ApplicationDeveloper, Application and System Architect, Data Architect, and Business Process Redesign Lead. His technical expertise and experience with multiple vendor technologies gives him unique insight and the ability to leverage his capabilities to support his clients and customers. He is at home in the windowless basement configuring servers and firewalls or speaking to the C-Level and Board of Directors. Phillip has also presented various topics at industry conferences across the country.
Very involved in the IT Industry, he serves on the Board of TechnoSecurity and Forensics Conference, is a member of FBI Infragard where he served as a Deputy Sector Chief, the HTCIA, and the largest user group in the world, the Carolina IT Professionals User Group. Phillip has presented on Information Technology topics at the National Center for Education Research and Technology Conference (NCECT), North Carolina Technology in Education Society Conference (NCTIES), TIA/SEMA, and FBI/Infragard CyberCamp. He is an Alumni of the FBI Citizen's Academy and has held a DoD Top Secret Security Clearance.
When not working Phillip can be found outdoors with his family & dogs enjoying nature - but still not too far from a cell signal or a solar charger ;-)