Malcolm (MK) Palmore
Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Cyber Branch, FBI San Francisco – San Jose RA
Mr. Palmore serves as the leader of the San Francisco FBI Cyber Branch. His responsibilities include the strategic and operational management of several teams of cyber intrusion investigators, computer scientists and digital forensics personnel. Mr. Palmore entered on duty with the FBI in 1997. His assignments, in addition to San Francisco, have included FBIHQ, and the Sacramento and Los Angeles Field Offices. Prior to his current assignment, Mr. Palmore supervised and conducted investigations in International and Domestic Terrorism, Cyber Terrorism, Civil Rights, Public Corruption, Organized Crime, Violent Crimes, and Human Intelligence (HUMINT) development. Mr. Palmore’s certifications include the ISC2 – CISSP and the GIAC – GISP. He earned a B.S. from the United States Naval Academy and a MBA from Pepperdine University. Prior to the FBI, Mr. Palmore served as a commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps.