Jim Goepel

Jim Goepel

Jim brings a broad range of legal, technical, and business expertise to the CPCCP team.  Jim earned a BSECE from Drexel University and JD and LLM degrees from George Mason University.  Jim earned CMMC Provisional Instructor, CMMC Provisional Assessor, Certified CMMC Professional, and Certified CMMC Assessor certifications from the CMMC Accreditation Body (now the Cyber AB).

Jim is a Founding Director and former Board Treasurer of the Cyber AB.  He also created and taught the Cyber AB’s first official CMMC course.

Jim is the co-founder of the CMMC Information Institute, and a former professor of Cybersecurity at Drexel University.

Jim spent most of his professional career working in the cybersecurity field.  He has worked for and counseled a variety of organizations, from various portions of the United States government, including the U.S. House of Representatives and United States Coast Guard; to government contractors, including Unisys Corporation and The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory; to start-up technology and consulting companies.