McLeod Information Systems named Apprenticeship Ambassador by Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeships

McLeod Information Systems Appointed as Apprenticeship Ambassador

McLeod Information Systems of North Charleston has been chosen by the US Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeships as an Apprenticeship Ambassador. McLeod Information Systems (MIS) was the first small business in the state of SC to register and employ apprentices in Cybersecurity in 2019. Debbie McLeod, President and Apprenticeship Director, sees their apprenticeship program as an integral part of their business model. With a focus of 80% of their apprentice coming from underserved/underrepresented populations, it allows their business to stay community focused while meeting the cybersecurity needs of all their clients no matter the location/distance.

McLeod Information Systems' role as the US DOL's Apprenticeship Ambassador allows MIS to support the US DOL's goals of modernizing Registered Apprenticeship; increasing diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility in Registered Apprenticeship Programs (RAPs); engaging industry in new and emerging sectors; and expanding pre-apprenticeship, youth apprenticeship, and degree apprenticeship. MIS looks forward to serving the local community, the Charleston area, the state of SC, and the nation in being champions expanding and diversifying Registered Apprenticeships.

MIS is comprehensive cybersecurity services company. Our staff has over 25 years of experience servicing and supporting federal organizations including Defense Information System Agency (DISA), Department of Defense (DOD), Veterans Affairs (VA), and commercial industries to include Real Estate (agents and brokers), CPA firms, Law offices, and Non-profits. Our team has decades of experience servicing complex, multifaceted IT Security needs in warfare, private industry and government. MIS is a service disabled veteran owned, woman owned and operated small business founded in 2016 and is headquartered in North Charleston, SC. For more information about working with MIS, please contact us at info@mcleodis.com .


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