Matt Barrett is a program manager at the Computer Security Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). He and his team are responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with both private and public sector Cybersecurity Framework stakeholders. Matt works through those relationships to provide perspective and guidance, as well as gather input on use of the Framework and to inform broader NIST cybersecurity activities.
Matt is also known for his program management of the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Program and NIST’s support of OMB's Federal Desktop Core Configuration initiative (predecessor to the U.S. Government Consensus Baseline initiative). Prior to NIST, Matt served in various IT security executive roles.