Brad Lutgen


Based in our Milwaukee office, Brad is a partner on the IT Solutions and Cybersecurity team. Brad leads a team of passionate information security professionals who conduct penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, security training and security and compliance assessments. Brad enjoys being a trusted security advisor to Sikich clients and helping them to not only meet their compliance mandates but also improve their overall security posture. He and his team work with a wide range of clients across many industry verticals, from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies, to tailor security solutions to the budget and needs of each.

Brad has over 14 years of experience in the information security field, having previously served as a Director with 403 Labs prior to it being acquired by Sikich. He has extensive experience in numerous technology areas and compliance standards, including in the payment card industry (PCI), the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) special publications and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

In his spare time, you can find Brad enjoying the outdoors or attending one of the many activities his three children are involved in, including soccer, dance and scouting.


  • Midwest Cyber Security Alliance, Advisory Board Member
  • InfraGard (partnership between private business and FBI)
  • Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising and Marketing, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater