About Us

Here's a little more about your Cubcon hosts!
You can find the official Cubcon Twitter at @_cubcon.

Nas (@askirilov)

Nas has worked in the security industry for the past 5 years. He is currently a Security Consultant at a Seattle-based company. His interests include hacking all the things, picking all the locks, walking his pupper, playing volleyball, traveling the world, board and video games, hiking, and saving lost hikers.


Kim received her Bachelors in marketing and MIS. She has over 10 years of experience in the tech field working in startups to big corporations. Job roles have involved technical marketing, architecture, cloud deployments and now security with a focus in governance and compliance. She enjoys cooking and petting her dog - Hamilton.

Kevin (@thefanplan)

Kevin has worked as a full-stack software developer at a small, Seattle-based tech company since graduating with his Bachelor's in Computer Science in 2015. He currently is the UI development and security leader on his team. He enjoys solving CTFs and challenges, archery, reading, and cooking in his spare time.

Tariq (@tariqajyusuf)

Tariq works on privacy at Google. He enjoys travel, games (board and video), community activism, and bad puns.