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Royce Holden

Royce is the AVP of Technology Security and Compliance with the DFW Airport.  He provides strategic direction for the safeguard of DFW’s information assets.  He has over 22 years’ experience in multi-year IT/Cyber strategic planning and executive administration. His areas of expertise include planning, configuring and managing IT systems, including security controls and adhering to Industry standards through Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC). 


He continues to contribute to the industry through various leadership and volunteer efforts. Currently he serves as a Vice-Chair for the Aviation-ISAC’s Airport Executive Committee, is a member of the ACI-World Cybersecurity Task Force, a member on the governing body of the Dallas CISO community, and has served as past chairman of the Airport’s Council International (ACI) Business Information Technology (BIT) committee. He has been a panel member and Principal Investigator for multiple ACRP and Safe Skies Alliance guidebooks regarding the cyber-physical world of airport technology.