Meet the Team

Last modified: January 30, 2014
  • Jeff Osborn

    Executive Director of ISC and President of DNSco

    Jeff Osborn is Executive Director of Internet Systems Consortium and President of The DNS Company. Jeff brings 30 years of commercial Internet experience to ISC, from the early 1980’s with a DEC OEM of packet switches to the first commercial ISP, UUNET Technologies, in the 1990’s. At UUNET, Jeff ran Sales, Service and Installation from a half dozen employees to over a thousand. He is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor with portfolio companies sold to Microsoft, Cisco and others.

    More recently, Jeff has served in a series of leadership roles in open source software and hardware companies working in 3D printing and other CNC, notably MakerBot, Industries. He currently is an advisor and board member for several emerging startups in the field.

    Jeff holds a BA in Economics from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.

  • Stephen Morris

    Senior Director of Software Engineering

    Dr. Stephen Morris is the Senior Director of Software Engineering at ISC. He moved to ISC from Nominet where, as manager of their Advanced Projects Team, he project managed the introduction of DNSSEC into the top-level .uk domain. He has also been a co-chair of the IETF DNS Operations Working Group. Prior to entering the Internet industry, Stephen spent twenty years at Tessella, a scientific and technical computing consultancy.

    While there he worked on and managed diverse software development projects, ranging from nuclear waste repository modelling software to a bank note design system.

    Stephen obtained a B.Sc. in Physics and a Ph.D. in Astronomy, both from Imperial College, London.

  • Jim Martin

    Director of Operations

    Jim Martin, Director of Operations at ISC, leads the team that operates F-Root, one of the largest DNS Root Server instances. He also leads the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) NOC team, building the networks that support the technical standards body for the Internet. Jim has co-authored several IETF standards in the areas of IPv6, IP Multicast, and Time. His previous professional roles include Lead Engineer for Interop, Research Scientist at Nortel, and IP Architect at Woven Systems.

  • Brian Reid

    Director of Communications and Senior Member of Technical Staff

    Dr. Brian Reid is a Senior Member of Technical Staff at Internet Systems Consortium, also serving as Director of Corporate Communications. His 4-decade career in the computer industry has included Lucent Bell Laboratories, Digital Equipment Corporation, Stanford University, Carnegie Mellon University, and other leading technology companies. His work has included various aspects of Apollo 17, NASDAQ, compiler design, programming languages, document representation languages, internetworking, fiber-to-the-home, DNS, and network administration. Always working as part of a team, he believes that team members should “never take credit, and always give credit”

  • Twistan Marc Jones

    Director of Sales

    Twistan (T.Marc) Jones is Director of Sales and Partner Services at ISC.  He has over 20 years of Internet and sales experience.  His technology career started by selling bibliographical retrieval services and it was here that T.Marc was introduced to the Internet as a commercial entity.  He was among the first salespeople at UUnet Technologies and was part of the management team that increased revenues from $7M to $3B.  T.Marc has had successful stints at Verizon Enterprise and Cable and Wireless where he sold Managed Services to Fortune Global 500 firms.

    In addition to his duties at ISC, T.Marc enjoys auto racing and is a High Performance Driving Instructor with the National Auto Sport Association.

    T.Marc graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics.

  • Vicky Risk

    Director of Marketing

    Vicky is Product Manager for ISC’s open source software, and Director of Marketing.  Vicky’s marketing goal at ISC is to drive wider appreciation for ISC software quality and functionality, and elicit technical and financial support for ISC’s core mission from the Internet community.

    Vicky joined ISC in 2013, after managing products at Cayman Systems, Ascend Communications and Cisco Systems. She is proud to be part of the collaborative tradition of the Internet and open source.

    Vicky attended Princeton University and holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Simmons College.

Senior Employees at ISC

  • Mark Andrews

  • Rory Doolin

  • Evan Hunt

  • Peter Losher

  • Suzanne Stone