Nick Stavrakis (M.S. – George Washington University) is a Strategic Communications Lead and Risk Manager for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Cybersecurity and Privacy Division. He has over thirteen years of military and federal workforce experience. Stavrakis began his career in the Navy with two Persian Gulf deployments onboard the USS CHANCELLORSVILLE CG-62. After completing a Master of Science in Information Systems from George Washington University, he began his federal career at the White House as a Security Operations Center (SOC) Intern.