As VP of Network Operations, Rafael Alba brings a results-oriented, lead-by-example approach to NeoNova’s end-customer and ISP-facing operations. With a background that includes twenty years in the US Air Force with extensive supervisory and management experience, Rafael contributes a wealth of leadership experience and knowledge to the NeoNova team. His twelve years of information security experience in the managed security services (MSS) business, along with his experience in military information systems management, ensure NeoNova’s solutions and operations will remain among the industry’s best in security and efficiency.
Rafael lives in Cary, NC with his wife of 35+ years and their four daughters. He enjoys gardening, yard work, recreational fishing, and family activities including watching his daughters performances in choir concerts, musical theater productions, and plays. He and his family enjoy Broadway musicals and trips to the Carolina beaches. In addition to the valuable experience he gained while serving our country, Rafael has led security operations teams with industry leaders such as BAE Systems, SilverSky, and Perimeter E-Security. He earned his BS in Computer Information Systems from Chapman University.