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Ward Mosser,
CISM, CvCISO® Level 2,
Senior Security Consultant

With over 28 years in healthcare IT, Ward Mosser serves as a Senior Security Consultant at tw-Security, assisting in our efforts to develop advanced technological solutions and enhance the cybersecurity of our customers. His focus on strategic risk management, backed by a solid technical foundation, problem solving skills, and project management strategy, has significantly contributed to the security posture of several organizations.

Ward is a Certified Information Security Manager and a Level-2 Certified virtual Chief Information Security Officer.

  • Former – Director, Information Technology and Security, at Penn Highlands/Mon Valley Hospital:
    • Directed and managed I.T. infrastructure, including Data Center, Security, Endpoint Devices, Help Desk, Business Continuity, Medical Device Security, and leadership of internal/external employees and consultants
    • Responsible for Cybersecurity Program & Training
    • Guided executive team in crafting I.T. and Security strategy and roadmap
    • Chaired HIPAA and IT Interoperability committees
  • Former – Security Program Manager, at First Health Advisory:
    • Performed Security Risk Assessments, Program Management, and Security Stack Assessments
    • Assessed cybersecurity maturity for a variety of healthcare organizations
    • Assessed the cybersecurity maturity for various-sized healthcare organizations
    • Created Security Stack Assessment tool and process using CIS, CISA, and HICP(405d)
    • Provided vCISO consultative services to healthcare customers


    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ISACA
    • Certified virtual Chief Information Security Officer, SecurityStudio
    • Member, FBI InfraGard
    • Former Advisory Board Member, Pittsburgh Technical College (formerly Pittsburgh Technical Institute)


“We are privileged to have Ward Mosser join the tw-Security team. Ward is an exceptional IT professional with a keen understanding of the unique challenges facing hospitals and healthcare-related organizations, and excels in supporting frontline doctors and nurses. We look forward to introducing Ward to our customers.”

–Tom Walsh, Founder and Managing Partner, tw-Security