The Honorable Will Hurd (R)

Last modified on: 01-18-2017 23:00:14


General Information

Profession: Cybersecurity expert Home Town: Helotes Birthdate: 08-19-1977

Personal Information

B.S. Computer Science-Texas A&M University, 2000

Hurd is a graduate of John Marshall High School in the San Antonio suburb of Leon Valley, Texas.[3] After high school Hurd attended Texas A&M and served as the Student Body President in 1999 at the time of Aggie Bonfire collapse.[1] He graduated from A&M in 2000 with a degree in computer science, a minor in international relations.

Rep. Hurd worked for the Central Intelligence Agency for nine years, stationed in Washington, D.C., including a tour of duty as an operations officer in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India.[3][1]

He returned to Texas after his CIA service and worked for Crumpton Group, strategic advisory firm, as a partner and a senior adviser with the cybersecurity firm FusionX.