• Oregon Center for Cyber Security Faculty


  • Wayne Machuca, PhD CEH | ISTM Faculty
    503-491-7631 | wayne.machuca@mhcc.edu | AC 2776

    Wayne Machuca is one of the lead instructors for the ISTM CyberSecurity and Networking.

    He has been teaching full time since 1999 and is a tenured instructor at Mt Hood Community College. He presently holds a variety of certifications including Palo Alto Academy CyberSecurity Accreditation (PACA), Certified Ethical Hacker, Security +, HL7, Oracle, and FEMA Security.


    Paul Morris, CSSP | ISTM Faculty
    503-491-7303 | paul.morris@mhcc.edu | AC 2778

    Paul Morris is the senior ISTM faculty at MHCC.

    He has been teaching full time since 1972 and is a tenured instructor at Mt Hood Community College. He presently holds a variety of certifications including Palo Alto Academy CyberSecurity Accreditation (PACA), CCNA and CCAI.

    Mr. Morris was awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award on June 3, 2014


    Jack Fassel | ISTM Faculty
    503-491-7672 | jack.fassel@mhcc.edu | AC 2778


    Ian Gibson | ISTM Adjunct Faculty
    503-491-7515 | ian.gibson@mhcc.edu | AC 2600

    Certifications:

    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - 2013
    • Cisco Certified Network Administrator - Security (CCNA-S) - 2010
    • Cisco Certified Academy Instructor (CCAI) - 2010
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - 2010
    • CompTIA Security+ (2009)
    • CIW Web Design Specialist
    • CIW JavaScript Specialist

    Erika Ruhl | ISTM Adjunct Faculty
    503-491-7515 | erika.ruhl@mhcc.edu | AC 2600

    Erika H Ruhl is one of the primary instructors for the Mt. Hood Community College Computer Game Development Program. An Art Institute of Portland Graduate, Silicon Valley Native and past winner of the Mt. Hood Community College Excellence in Teaching award, she can be been seen haunting game and 3D events, the occasional discussion panel, and formerly as a Women in Animation PDX Chapter board member. She divides her time between teaching, freelancing, playing games, and her own personal indie projects.

    Erika holds a Masters Degree from the University of Advancing Technology.