Director, Office of Safeguards and Security Assessments
Jim Lund is the Director of the Office of Safeguards and Security Assessments within the Office of Enterprise Assessments (EA) at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). He provides leadership in the planning and execution of announced and limited-notice safeguards and security assessments throughout the DOE complex. These assessments include sites with significant amounts of nuclear material, weapons, and classified matter; and other sites with lesser assets.
Over more than 30 years, Mr. Lund has held leadership positions within DOE and the U.S. Air Force. Prior to become the Director, he served as the Deputy Director for the Office of Security Assessments. He also previously served as the Acting Director of EA’s Office of Cyber Security Evaluations. As an Air Force civilian, he served as the Technical Director, Air Force Information Warfare Center (AFIWC), 315th Information Operations Squadron, stationed at the National Security Agency and supporting information warfare programs in the national capital region; Chief, Mission Systems Division, AFIWC, San Antonio Texas; Deputy Division Chief, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center, Detachment One, Albuquerque, New Mexico; and Branch Chief, AFIWC, 53rd Wing, and Program Analyst, Air Force Research Laboratory and 46th Test Wing, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
Mr. Lund received an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from the University of West Florida and a graduate degree from the National Defense University, Industrial College of the Armed Forces. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).