AJ Yawn is Co-Founder and CEO at ByteChek and a Founding Board Member of the National Association of Black Compliance and Risk Management Professionals (NABCRM). AJ has earned 6 AWS certifications including the AWS Solutions Architect-Professional and AWS Security-Specialty.

Prior to ByteChek, AJ spent over a decade in the cybersecurity industry both in the US Army and as a consultant. He is a regular speaker at SANS Cloud Security curriculum events such as BIPOC in Cloud Forum and CloudSecNext Summit and can be found teaching SEC557: Continuous Automation for Enterprise and Cloud Compliance at the SANS Institute.