Charles Green is the Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AIS.
Green has more than 20 years of experience in offensive and defensive information operations, as well as Department of Defense (DoD) information assurance (IA) research and development. Initially working as a contractor for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Green supported its program to investigate software and technologies to better protect critical military and civil information systems. Green and AIS, under his leadership, continue to support AFRL and its cyber mission. AIS has produced many specialized products for the highest levels of government in cyber security and computer network operations. As a long-standing member of the community, Green is a strong advocate for regional initiatives and economic development.
Green earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from SUNY IT in Utica, New York. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for Central New York Defense Alliance (CNYDA), GreyCastle Security and Mohawk Valley Edge (MVEDGE). Green is also a member of the Mohawk Valley Regional Development Council (MVREDC). In 2019, Green was a semifinalist for Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur Of the Year® (EOY) New York Award.