Our Mission, Vision & Values
Cyber Strike Solutions’ Vision Statement
Develop cybersecurity solutions, leveraging unique cybersecurity research and implementation techniques, using that knowledge to improve local communities’ STEM capabilities.
Cyber Strike Solutions’ Mission Statement
We secure critical infrastructure and high-value assets through perpetual innovation and steadfast reliability in cybersecurity solutions. We provide cybersecurity consultation and implementation throughout the project’s lifecycle, starting with design to ensure secure configurations at commissioning.
At Cyber Strike Solutions, we believe that an unwavering moral and ethical compass is the only way to succeed. We will hold ourselves accountable by maintaining humility, continuously learning from our shortcomings, and actively seeking opportunities to build our clients’ trust.
At Cyber Strike Solutions, we are always looking for ways to improve our current processes. We recognize how the cybersecurity industry is ever-changing. Adaptability and flexibility are essential for how we conduct business, develop solutions, and meet customer needs.
We value the communities around us, and at Cyber Strike Solutions, we strive to be intimately connected to our communities. Our community connections call us into action through volunteerism and supporting local community organizations.
At Cyber Strike Solutions, our team is our family. We enjoy sharing in wins and support each other in hardships. We also recognize the importance of our actual families. A flexible work environment is essential, allowing our employees to be phenomenal at home and work.
At Cyber Strike Solutions, we place immense value on our team members’ education and professional development. We know that when our employees stay at the forefront, they will continue to provide our customers with innovative solutions.
Jeff Struik is the CEO of Cyber Strike Solutions, LLC. He is married and has 6 children at all stages of life. He and his family have three dogs, two goats, and a cat and enjoy outdoor activities and being active in the local community and their church.
Jeff is a seasoned cybersecurity expert with a robust background in the defense industry and federal space. He has worked in the cybersecurity field for over 14 years following 10 years of service in the United States Army. Jeff has a hunger for innovation and endeavors to use this innovation in his work at Cyber Strike Solutions. He is a life-long learner and has a Doctor of Computer Science with a cybersecurity concentration, a Master of Science in Computer Security Management, a Master of Science in Information Technology, and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. Along with his formal education, Jeff holds diverse industry-recognized certifications including the CISSP, CASP+, PenTest+, Network+, and the IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Fundamentals Specialist. He continues to pursue certifications and plans to complete the IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Expert certifications to show his expertise in ICS/SCADA/BAS cybersecurity. Jeff has a passion for embedded system and tackling the cybersecurity challenges unique to embedded environments. Jeff has a desire for sharing knowledge with the community and has done so by speaking at many conferences including SecureIowa, CornCon, KernelCon, EUEC, and IoT FUSE.
Ashley is the Director of Operations for Cyber Strike Solutions, LLC. Ashley is currently working on her Master of Science in Information Technology with a Network Management concentration and holds her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She has a desire for learning which is demonstrated in her current academic pursuits as well as her independent research in another area of interest, nutrition.
Ashley stayed at home to manage the household while Jeff was in the military. Following this season of life, Ashley began working for a chiropractor as the office manager where she implemented changes to increase overall efficiency and address potential business-related issues. Additionally, she worked for an accounting firm where she also provided her organizational support and understanding to increase the firm’s efficiency. At Cyber Strike Solutions, Ashley uses her innate understanding of individuals’ personalities to ensure that the path of CSS aligns with the CSS vision, mission, and values. Currently, Ashley is transitioning into a more technical position as an IT analyst to support the continued growth of CSS.