Lester D. Eisner

Lester D. Eisner
Major General (USA, Retired), Founder, SC Cyber

Lester D. Eisner, Major General (USA, Retired) is the founder of SC Cyber and is the deputy director of the Office of Economic Engagement at the University of South Carolina. He works on public-private partnership opportunities, leveraging the university’s substantial academic strength in cyber, data analytics/predictive maintenance, and aerospace. Eisner joined the university in June 2014 after a distinguished 37-year career in both the active Army and Army National Guard. His culminating assignment was as deputy adjutant general of the South Carolina National Guard where he had personnel management, training, equipping, and infrastructure oversight of more than 12,000 soldiers and airmen in South Carolina and deployed around the world. He is a graduate of the U.S. Army War College.