Daniel Bardenstein is a Product Manager at the Defense Digital Service (within the Department of Defense), where he leads cybersecurity projects that include securing the COVID-19 vaccines and Hack the Pentagon. He also co-leads a nonpartisan nonprofit that provides cybersecurity training and support to political campaigns. Daniel previously led product teams at Exabeam and Palantir, building user-centric products that solved cybersecurity and national security problems. Daniel has a degree in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University, and holds several certifications and a patent in cybersecurity. In his spare time, you can find him playing music, going to concerts, hiking with his wife and dog, and warning his friends about surveillance capitalism.