Charity Barker is a nerd from a cornfield in Iowa who fell in love with cyber defense competitions and martial arts. She has competed in three MACCDC Regional Finals competitions, serving as the team captain for two years. Charity competed in collegiate level Taekwondo sparring for two years and earned her karate black belt in 2018. While she loves cyber defense and incident response, her passion lies in designing strategies and leading teams of technical and talented people. Charity will be graduating from Liberty University with a B.S. in Computer Science in May 2020.