Owner / Consultant / Analyst
OSTB Solutions LLC, Tampa, FL

Dec  2015 – Present
Created a consulting business that produced opportunities for growth for clients through advice, market research, and data analysis. Presented open source intelligence and analysis to senior executives of national businesses. Provided Social Media management and consulting that resulted in over 50% growth and 300% increased reach.



Sept 2019 - Present

Leading course instruction on Strategy and Threat Intelligence.

Instructing students on cyber security strategies and threat intelligence models.

Designing course material on social science and conflict as they pertain to information security.

Teaching current abilities and motives of threats ranging from nation-states to individual hackers.

Full Time Student


Jan 2019 – June 2019

Attended 20-week immersive Cyber Security program learning Cyber Threat Intelligence, Strategy, Network Security, System Security, Cryptography, Logs and Detection, and Governance.

Senior Social Scientist
Northop Grumman for US Central Command/Special Operations Command, Qatar

Jan 2018 - Dec 2018
Wrote reports using metric-driven analysis that improved long-term planning and strategy processes of Special Operations. Provided risk assessments and consulting that resulted in better direction for psychological operations. Designed studies on demographics, media environments, and public attitudes. Collaborated with international teams and agencies. 

Business Analyst
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Jan 2017 - Dec 2017
Developed an annual business plan designed to produce excellent outcomes in future fiscal years. Assisted strategic refocus and operational streamlining that saved over $5 million and improved healthcare training operations. 

Researcher / Course Assistant
Booz Allen Hamilton for Joint Special Operations University, Tampa, FL

Aug 2015 – March 2016
Instructed senior US military personnel on geopolitical risks and conflict. Designed case studies that analyzed conflict and social turmoil. Tracked student results and feedback. Modified course content as needed to make course more realistic to current global risks. Presented research on US military strategies and options to peers and colleagues.

Strategic Market Analyst (Internship)
CAE, Tampa, FL

Aug 2015 – Nov 2015
Presented business strategies to management that allowed for better opportunities to win military training contracts.

Information Sharing Officer (Foreign Disclosure)
CLI Solutions for US Central Command, Tampa, FL / Afghanistan

December 2011 – June 2013
Promoted US and Allied objectives in Afghanistan by developing and teaching advanced courses in policies regarding sharing of secure information and intelligence to senior-level leadership.

Business Analyst
IntegraClick.com, Sarasota, FL

April 2011 – July 2011
Provided strategic guidance to operations team through effective synthesis and translation of CEO’s objectives.

Intelligence Process Analyst
Lockheed Martin, SAIC for US Central Command, MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL

May 2006 – February 2011
Led Process Improvement efforts for Intelligence professionals through documentation of Best Practices, processes, and procedures. Provided oversight for international risk mitigation that allowed leaders to have a clearer picture of information management.

All-Source Intelligence Analyst
US Army / Florida Army National Guard

August 1995 - August 1999 / December 2003 - December 2005
Ensured successful international military operations by conducting Risk Assessments and Intelligence Analysis through data management, research, and reporting. Facilitated emergency management efforts by providing clear and concise situational summaries of infrastructure metrics. 

Technical Skills

Metasploit, Burp, nmap, Kali Linux, VirtualBox, Splunk, MS Office Suite, Wikis, WordPress, Google Analytics, Military Intelligence programs

Member/Past-Member of:

  • Military Cyber Professional Organization
  • ISC2 Tampa Bay Chapter
  • Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals (SCIP)
  • Tampa Bay Seminole Club (Board Member)
  • FSU Alumni Association
  • Emerge Tampa (Young Professionals Organization)

For more details, please see my LinkedIn profile or email mglortz(at)gmail.com for a resume.