Task Force 7 Radio: Rick Geritz

Rick Geritz

CEO and founder of LifeJourney

Rick Geritz is CEO and founder of LifeJourney, a scalable mentorship platform that enables students to "test drive” their future by experiencing the career journey the world’s Cyber leaders. LifeJourney powers the NSA Day of Cyber.

Rick has spent twenty-five years building early stage technology companies in cybersecurity, media, and education. Prior to founding LifeJourney, Rick was President of SafeNet a cyber security company serving more 25,000 customers across commercial enterprises and government agencies.

He has been a featured guest speaker on network security on “Today,” and “Innovator of the Year.” Rick is the Chairman of CyberMaryland and co-founder of the National Cyber Security Hall of Fame. Rick sits on the board of the UMBC Cyber Incubator. In 2014, Rick’s TEDx talk entitled “What do I want to be when I grow up” was recorded to inspire students to pursue STEM and cybersecurity-related pathways.


Episode #18


Reaching Out to the Cyber Security Generation