Landon Crabtree

Student at Tennessee Technological University majoring in computer science with a concentration on data assurance and cyber security. Active hands-on involvement, such as being a member of the CyberEagles club, participating in Capture the Flags, and writing open-source code. Self-motivated and driven; looking to apply current knowledge and relevant experience at an internship position to make the initiative to gain invaluable hands-on experience and knowledge in the field of IT security.

Education

Current - May 2025
Bachelor of Science | Cookeville, TN

Tennessee Technological University

Major: Computer Science
Concentration: Information Assurance / Cyber-Security
GPA:

Aug 2017 - May 2021
High School Diploma | Manchester, TN

Coffee County Central High School

Program of Study: Business
GPA: 3.95

Relevant Courses

MATH

MATH1910 (Calculus I), MATH1920 (Calculus II)

COMPUTER SCIENCE

CSC1300 (Intro to Comp. Prog.)

CYBER SECURITY

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Work Experience and Responsiblities

Jul 2020 - Aug 2020
Team Member

Baskin Robbins

• Took and prepared customers' orders.
• Operated in a fast-pace and high-volume environment.
• Communicated effectively with customers, coworkers, and management.
• Handled customer payments via Point-Of-Sale (POS) systems.

Jan 2017 - Feb 2020
Chief Operating Officer

Above Holdings Group

• Recruited and screened applicants.
• Consulted with clients on best practices and served as project manager for all process improvements and regulatory initiatives.
• Monitored outstanding invoices and performed collections duties.
• Coordinated innovative strategies to accomplish marketing objectives and boost long-term profitability.

Memberships, Extracurricular Activities, and Hobbies

Oct 2021 - Present
Tennessee Technological University

Sigma Chi Fraternity

• Volunteered for HudsonAlpha's 'DoubleHelix Dash 5k' by assisting in marking the route for the participants.

Aug 2021 - Present
Tennessee Technological University

CyberEagles Capture The Flag Club

• Actively learn about beginner and advanced principles of cyber security, such as cryptography, web exploitation, and reverse engineering.
• Use and apply learned principles in Capture The Flag events, such as on TryHackMe, HackTheBox, and the NSA Codebreaker Challenge.
• Use tools such as Wireshark, Hashcat, Nmap, Autopsy, and more to explore and exploit vulnerabilities.

Aug 2021 - Present
Tennessee Technological University

CyberEagles Club

• Actively learn the importance of cyber security in today's world.
• Continue to develop a professional relationship with the field and the career opportunities cyber security presents.

Jun 2020 - Jul 2020
University of Tennessee Knoxville

Tennessee Governor’s School for Sciences and Engineering 2020

• One of 200 other students to be accepted to the GSSE program.
• Earned five credit hours: 3 INPG 100 credits and 2 INPG 200 credits.
• Collaborated on a water-quality research project, which analyzed bodies of water throughout Tennessee, and compared the effects of urbanization to the pH of the water.
• Collaborated on a behavioral epigentic presentation, which explored the topic of epigenetics, why humans evolved to have epigenetic DNA changes, and how the environment can play a role.
• Collaborated on a fourth-dimension analysis poster, which explored the fourth dimension and its possible applications to physics, neuroscience, and more.
• Selected to present the behavioral epigenetic presentation at the closing ceremony.

Jun 2020
Tennessee Technological University

CEROC Cyber Camp Program

• Learned basic principles of cyber security and computers such as binary, steganography, ciphers, hashes, and binary exploitation.
• Placed first out of sixty other students in a Capture The Flag.

Aug 2019 - May 2021
Coffee County Central High School

Future Business Leaders of America

• Placed first in the 'Business Communication' regional test.
• Placed first in the 'Cybersecurity' regional and state test.

Certifications

Accomplishments, Awards, Publications

The Best Cyber Security Practices to Keep Your Online Accounts Secure

The Best Cyber Security Practices to Keep Your Online Accounts Secure

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The Fourth Dimension and Beyond

The Fourth Dimension and Beyond

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How Plant-Based Diets Could Minimize the Environmental Impact of Meat-Based Diets

How Plant-Based Diets Could Minimize the Environmental Impact of Meat-Based Diets

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