Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst
Brett Lawler is a Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst for Xcel Energy, a large Midwest utility company serving millions of customers in 8 states. In his current role, Brett is responsible for detecting and evaluating physical and cyber security threats as well as managing overall risks to the enterprise.
Prior to joining the energy sector Brett worked in Law Enforcement for over 10 years serving as a Patrol Officer, Use of Force Instructor and Firearms Instructor. Brett was also in charge of hiring and training for Security at the Mall of America, the nation’s largest retail and entertainment complex. He currently serves as Vice-President for the Minnesota Chapter of InfraGard and Chair of the Threat Forum for the Midwest Reliability Organization (MRO). Brett has a BA in Criminal Justice from the University of St. Thomas.