Leadership

Daniel P. Collins, MBA

Daniel P. Collins, MBA

Director and President

BS Management Information Systems and Finance, Florida State University
MBA Finance and Marketing, University of Miami

As Director and President of 360 Advanced, Collins oversees company operations and is ultimately responsible for the success of the firm. He is a career entrepreneur with a focus on strategy and leadership. Collins brings 16 years of experience in technology audit, risk consulting, strategy, and has held various certifications including CISA and PCI QSA. He has been involved in a variety of start-ups and business ventures, and was formerly with Ernst & Young‘s Technology and Security Risk Services and Protiviti’s Technology Risk practice. Collins has extensive audit and compliance consulting experience with companies ranging from small .com start-ups to multi-national fortune 500s. He is active in a variety of professional organizations and is a frequent speaker at technology and audit related events across the country.


Carl Lindblad, CISA

Carl Lindblad, CISA

Practice Director

BS Finance, University of Arizona

 

Lindblad oversees audit and assessment operations and is the Director responsible for Assurance and Compliance project services. He has fifteen years’ experience in technology audit and consulting as well as eight years in Financial Services. Lindblad was formerly with Ernst & Young’s Information Technology Risk Assurance practice and Arthur Andersen’s Technology Risk Consulting practice and has extensive experience with both public and non-public entities performing a variety of IT and business process assessments, including integrating technology assessments with internal audit and financial audit programs and procedures.


Eric Ratcliffe

Eric Ratcliffe

Director of Sales

BS Finance, Concentration in Small Business Consulting,
Radford University

Ratcliffe is an innovative business Director who brings over 22 years of sales and management experience to 360 Advanced and has been instrumental in generating substantial growth across the national marketplace. Ratcliffe develops sales in new market areas and is a recognized leader in creative marketing strategies.

Prior to joining 360 Advanced, Ratcliffe spent 13 years as an owner of a successful retail business and four years developing business partnerships with community banks for a financial technology company based in Atlanta. Throughout his career Ratcliffe has developed innovative business strategies and led all aspects of business operations including accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, inventory management, sales and marketing, employee management, and sales training. He has focused on transforming and improving operations while growing revenue. Ratcliffe was recognized by the local business community as well as the manufacturers he represented for excellence in sales growth and marketing concepts.


Danielle Kucera, CPA, CISA

Danielle Kucera, CPA, CISA

Principal Officer and Quality Director

BS Accounting, University of Florida
Master’s Accounting, University of South Florida

Kucera is the Director responsible for audit quality for 360 Advanced and oversees all assurance engagements. Danielle is the firm's principle officer, and is ultimately responsible for decisions regarding the firm. She has nearly sixteen years of experience in financial information systems, IT auditing, and accounting / audit. She was formerly with Ernst & Young’s Assurance and Advisory Business Services and has held industry positions as a financial information systems manager and others. Kucera’s experience includes public company audits, internal audit, numerous specialty audits, and performance and quality management of several hundred attestation engagements. Kucera is a Certified Public Accountant authorized to practice in several states, and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs.


Brad Lyons, CISA, CISSP, CCSFP, PCI QSA, CISM, CRISC, CBCP

Brad Lyons, CISA, CISSP, CCSFP, PCI QSA, CISM, CRISC, CBCP

Practice Director

BS Management Information Systems, Metropolitan State University

As Practice Director, Lyons oversees audit and assessment operations, and is responsible for Assurance and Compliance project services with 360 Advanced. Before joining 360 Advanced, Lyons worked for the CPA firm of Lurie, LLP as a Manager in the Technology Consulting division performing and managing various IT attestation and security related engagements. Lyons’ main focus over the past twelve years has been performing SOC 1, SOC 2, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, and HITRUST CSF examinations / assessments with work in a large range of industries including government, third party administration providers, healthcare, data center and cloud services, employee benefits, payroll processing insurance, and other service organizations. He also has experience in IT risk assessments, Sarbanes Oxley, NCUA, NIST 800-53, FISMA, HIPAA security, Payment Card Industry (PCI-DSS), IT strategic planning and continuity planning engagements.

Lyons has over fourteen years in IT security and has completed training with multiple recognized security organizations, been a member of ISACA for over ten years and has achieved and maintained a list of industry recognized security designations.