Leadership Team

David A. Nelson, President

David A. Nelson, Jr. CISSP


Dave is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with over 25 years of cybersecurity and technology experience. He is a Fellow with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and has led cybersecurity and technology organizations in both the public and private sector.

In 2008, Dave founded Pratum, which was one of the first pure play information security companies in the Midwest. With the mission of solving information security challenges based on risk, not fear, Dave built the Pratum team to provide organizations with objective assistance in addressing their cybersecurity challenges. Today Pratum is considered a leader in vCISO and security operation center services with clients across the nation.

In his free time, Dave enjoys classic cars and spending time outdoors with his family. He lives in Ankeny, Iowa with his wife and four children.

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Jordan Engbers, Chief Administrative Officer at Pratum

Jordan Engbers


Jordan Engbers serves as president of Pratum, where he leads the company’s business strategy and operations. Jordan joined Pratum in 2015 and previously served as marketing director and chief administrative officer. He has also worked as a project manager and creative director for a leading technology company. Jordan currently serves as a board member with Information Systems Security Association Des Moines Chapter. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Drake University.

Steve Healey, Chief Security Architect

Steve Healey, C|EH

Chief Technology Officer

Steve is a Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH) with over 10 years of technology and security experience. He has extensive experience with network and web application penetration testing, social engineering, digital forensics, and security architecture. Steve is a graduate of the University of Iowa.

Megan Soat - Manager, Security Services

Megan Soat, CISA

Director, Security Services

Megan is responsible for leading Pratum’s information security consulting and security operations teams. She is focused on team leadership, process improvement, and overall service delivery. Megan specializes in the information security risk assessment and IT audit process, leading incident response teams, and guiding organizations toward HIPAA, PCI and FISMA compliance.

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