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What is NSAC's Cooperative Learning Network?
The NSAC Cooperative Learning Network is a live, interactive webinar, and you can attend from any location with internet and/or telephone access. NSAC members can attend an unlimited number of CLNs at no charge!

Each Cooperative Learning Network will have one or more speakers who are recognized experts on the topic. CLNs typically include a Q&A session where participants can ask questions live or by chat. No advance preparation or prerequisites are required, unless otherwise stated in the course information. Attendees are able to download copies of the slides and/or handouts and are provided a link to view the recording (unless the description states the session will not be recorded). These tools help continue your learning experience after the session.

CPE Credits
The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor (#103068) of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based.

CLN Policies
Refunds for CLNs are not provided. All registrant will be provided with a link to the PODCast which can be viewed if they are unable to participate. Note PODCasts are not eligible for CPE credit.

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or CLN cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (937) 222-6707 or

What does my registration include?
Your registration includes long-distance charges for the audio portion and log-in to the video presentation. All handouts and presentation files are downloadable and may be printed out or saved to the participant's computer once they are logged in to the course meeting room. Sessions include one Certificate of Attendance. Certificates for additional participants are $10.00 each.

Why NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks?

No wasted time. Get right to the heart of the matter in a course designed to easily fit into your busy schedule.

No travel. No time out of the office. Listen and follow along from the comfort and convenience of your desk, device or conference room.

A computer, device and/or telephone are all the equipment you need.

CLNs are ideal for multiple attendees. Registrants may use a monitor and speakers/speakerphone and invite others to participate - at no extra cost to you. Additional attendees seeking CPE credit for viewing the session will incur a $10 fee per certificate request.

NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks are free for members and available to non members at a fraction of the cost of travel and attendance fees for other high-priced conferences or seminars.

For more information contact the National Office at 937-222-6707 or email to:

Cooperative Learning Network

Red Team Digital Attack Simulation
Date: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Time: 02:00 PM ET / 01:00 PM CT / 12:00 PM MT / 11:00 AM PT [Prevailing Time]
Approximate Duration: 60 minutes
Presenter(s): Cindy Boyle, CPA, CIA, CITP, CISA, Partner BKD and Dwayne Tucker, CISSP Managing Consultant BKD Cyber
Objective: 1. Understanding of what a Red Team Digital Attack Simulations entails and how hackers can exploit your company
2. Learn how Red Team differs from routine network penetration testing
3. Gain a better understanding of the lifecycle of a breach
4. Walk away with ideas on how to protect your assets
Field of Study: Information Technology- Cyber Security
Program Level: Basic
CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour
Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Course Description
Red Team Digital Attack Simulations take regular network penetration testing to the next level. Red Team goals are to test the Company’s incident response and monitoring capabilities. A Red Team can reveal the potential economic impact on a company if an attacker were to gain access to their data, including payroll records, HIPAA data, PCI information, trade secrets or other personably identifiable information (PII).

Presenter Bio(s)
With more than 30 years of experience, Cindy is the national practice leader of BKD’s Cybersecurity and SOC Teams. BKD Cyber provides a suite of cybersecurity solutions including PCI assessments, cybersecurity baseline assessments, advanced threat and vulnerability testing, social engineering, incident response planning and awareness training for employees and boards of directors. Her team also performs all SOC engagements for the firm including SOC 1, 2, 3, SOC for Cybersecurity and SOC for Supply Chain.

Cindy and her team have won the BKD Edge Innovation of the Year Award the first two years after inception of the award. First for their work on Access Analyzer, a tool to test segregation of duties in Dynamics GP and last year for the BKD Red Team service line which is a digital attack simulation team exercise.

She is a qualified AICPA peer reviewer and part of the BKD Peer Review team where she performs the large firm SOC reviews.

She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs. As well as being a CPA, she is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®), Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP), Certified Information Systems Auditor® (CISA®) and a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Governance Fellow. She holds a CERT Certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight from Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute.

Cindy currently serves on the board of directors and finance committee for the Arkansas Repertory Theatre. She also on the board of directors for Delta Dental of Arkansas and is a member of the finance and investment committee, compensation committee and chairs the audit and risk committee. Cindy is a member of the Founder’s Circle of Arkansas State University Women’s Business Leadership Center, providing scholarships and mentoring for women. She is also Treasurer and a founding member of the Leadership Foundation for Women providing a forum for professional women to network and develop personally and professionally.

As a member of BKD’s Cyber team, Dwayne brings 25 years of experience helping companies with information technology and security issues. He primarily focuses on cybersecurity with an emphasis in computer forensics and ethical hacking.

Since 1993, he has worked for public and private companies on various issues such as managing and performing vulnerability management programs, conducting penetration tests, forensics and leading cybersecurity exercises and training. He has experience with compliance activities concerning HIPAA, PCI, NIST, FISMA and a variety of compliance audits.

Dwayne is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), ITIL V3 Foundation, and a member of ISACA®. He is a founding member of Central Arkansas Hackers and competes in various security related Capture the Flag compentitions.



Registrations are completed on-line. Include the name(s) of the course(s) for which you would like to register and the email address of the primary registrant, to which program information should be forwarded. Log-in details will be email to primary registrants one day prior to each course.

Fees and Payment Procedures

  • The fee for each NSAC member participant login location is complimentary. For locations with more than one computer login each device login must have a named primary registration on file with NSAC.
  • The fee for each non-member participant login location is $56.00.
  • A participant sign-in sheet will be sent in advance of all sessions and the names of actual participants can be changed or added at this point. Each primary registration includes one CPE certificate. Additional participants may request a certificates of attendance for $10 each.
  • Non-members must pay online.

Delivery System

  • All programs will be delivered using the Zoom platform for CLN’s. Registrants will receive login instructions in advance by email and the virtual meeting room will open 20 minutes prior to the CLN start time. We recommend participants log-in 15 minutes prior to the start, allowing enough time to download and print any documents you wish to have available during the session presentation. It is recommended that you test your computer prior to attending a meeting.
  • All participants should have Internet access (high speed access recommended but not required) and an audio connection via either speakers or phone. For more than one participant per participant location, a quiet conference room with a monitor/screen and speaker phone is suggested.
  • Assistance is available with procedural, downloading or connection issues 20 minutes prior to the start of the presentation.

Refund Policy

NSAC will not issue refunds for a Cooperative Learning Network registration. If a registrant is unable to participate in the Cooperative Learning Network, he/she will receive a link to the session’s Podcast.

Tip: Viewing the Podcast does not qualify for CPE credit.

Log Ins

Participants can log-into a course 20 minutes prior to the start time of the session. If available, you may then download related files. Course materials will also be sent within 72 hours of the CLN, unless otherwise noted. If you experience difficulty downloading please call our office at (937) 222-6707 or email For those registrants who may experience difficulty logging in to the video portion of the Cooperative Learning Network session, the audio can still be accessed by phone.


Webcasts are available within three business days after the CLN. CPE is not available for viewing of the recorded session.

Additional Information

For more information regarding this series or administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact the NSAC National offices, 136 S. Keowee St., Dayton, OH 45402, 937-222-6707, email:

The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: