ISE® North America Executive Nominees 2017

These nominees have demonstrated outstanding leadership and exemplary achievement in the areas of information security, risk management, data asset protection, regulatory compliance, privacy and network security. They have proven their ability to develop innovative security strategies and solutions to meet business challenges in their organizations and the industry. Congratulations to the ISE® North America Award Nominees!

Commercial Category

Hara_Moriah

Moriah Hara
Global CISO
The Interpublic Group
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2017
Biography

Mike Higgins

Mike Higgins
Chief Information Security Officer
NBCUniversal
Biography

John Kelly

John Kelly
SVP and Global CISO
Elsevier
Biography

Mangold_Michael

Michael Mangold
Vice President – Information Security
Tractor Supply Company
Biography

Jason Ruger

Jason Ruger
Chief Information Security Officer
Lenovo
Biography

Academic/Public Sector Category

David Evans

David Evans
Systems Security & Research Officer
San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools
ISE® West People's Choice Award Winner 2017
Biography

Melinda Rogers

Melinda Rogers
Chief Information Security Officer
United States Department of Justice
Biography

Financial Services Category

Amin_Rohan

Rohan Amin
Global CISO
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
ISE® Northeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
ISE® Northeast People's Choice Award Winner 2017

Biography

Combs_Dannie

Dannie Combs
SVP and Chief Information Security Officer
Donnelly Financial Solutions
Biography

DiPietro_Brian

Brian DiPietro
Managing Director, CISO
MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
ISE® Northeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Craig  Froelich

Craig Froelich
Chief Information Security Officer
Bank of America
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2016 - Financial Category
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Runner Up 2017

Biography

Ajit Gaddam

Ajit Gaddam
Sr. Director / Chief Security Architect
VISA
ISE® West Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Chris Olsen

Chris Olsen
Vice President, Technical Security Services
ADP
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2017
Biography

Pritesh Parekh

Pritesh Parekh
VP & Chief Security Officer
Zuora
San Francisco, CA
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2016
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2016 - Commercial Category
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Thusu_Arjun

Arjun Thusu
Senior Vice President & CSO
YapStone
Biography

Laura Whitt-Winyard

Laura Whitt-Winyard
Director, Information Security
Billtrust
Biography

Jason Witty

Jason Witty
EVP & Chief Information Security Officer
U.S. Bank
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2014
ISE® North America People's Choice Award Winner 2014

Biography

Health Care Category

Mignona Cote

Mignona Cote
CISO PayFlex; CISO Phoenix Data Services; SR Director Information Security
Aetna
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2017
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner Finalist 2017

Biography

Craig  Froelich

Joey Johnson
Chief Information Security Officer
Premise Health
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Fred Kwong

Fred Kwong
Director, Information Security (CISO)
Delta Dental Plans Association
Biography

Stephen R. Katz

Roy Mellinger
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer
Anthem, Inc.
ISE® Central Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
Biography

Jeff Moore Jeff Moore
Global Head of Security
Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research
Biography

Dave Summitt
Chief Information Security Officer
Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
ISE® Southeast People's Choice Award Winner 2017
Biography

Scott Pettigrew

Scott Pettigrew
VP, Chief Security Officer
HMS
Irving, TX
ISE® Central Executive Award Finalist 2014
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2014 - Health Care Category
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2015
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner Finalist 2015
ISE® Central Executive of the Year Award Winner 2016
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2016
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2016 - Health Care Category

Biography

Syed_Hussein

Hussein Syed
VP & CISO
RWJ Barnabas Health
Biography

Tompkins_Tim

Tim Tompkins
Senior Director & Chief Security Architect – Global Security Innovation
Aetna