ISE® North America 2017 Judges, Speakers and Presenters

The ISE® Awards are judged by qualified industry leaders, experts, practitioners, previous ISE® Award nominees, winners and finalists. Our judges represent diverse backgrounds from different industry sectors and are individuals of influence in the information security and technology industries. Judges may alsobe industry analysts and members of the media. Our presenters represent a diverse cross section of attendees from the private,public, government and academic sectors.

Judges

Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett
CISO
Hertz Corporation
Biography

Bernie Cowens

Bernie Cowens
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer
PG&E
Biography

Al Ghous

Al Ghous
Sr Director, Cyber Security
GE Digital
Biography

Paul Huesken

Paul Huesken
Chief Information Assurance Officer
The Coca-Cola Company
ISE® Southeast & ISE® North America Judge
Biography

Dr. Yonesy F. Nuñez

Dr. Yonesy F. Nuñez
SVP / Information Security Leader - Wholesale & International
Wells Fargo
Biography

Pace_Robert

Robert Pace
Vice President, Information Security & Compliance
First American Payment Systems
Biography

Tony Spurlin

Tony Spurlin
VP & CSO
Windstream
ISE® North America People's Choice Award Winner 2005

Speakers

Medha Bhalodkar

Medha Bhalodkar
AVP & CISO
Columbia University/Information Technology
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2015 - Academic/Public Sector Category
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2016 - Academic/Public Sector Category

Biography

Brenda Callaway

Brenda Callaway
Executive Director, Information Security Compliance and Disaster Recovery
HCSC Health Care Service Corp.
Biography

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

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

Craig  Froelich

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

Ricardo Lafosse

Ricardo Lafosse
CISO
Morningstar, Inc.

Pete Lindstrom

Pete Lindstrom
VP, Security Strategies
IDC
Biography

Evette Maynard-Noel Evette Maynard-Noel
Deputy CISO/Deputy Associate CIO
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security
Marci McCarthy

Marci McCarthy
CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent
Biography

William Hugh Murray

William Hugh Murray, CISSP
Blog
ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 2014

Pace_Robert

Robert Pace
Vice President, Information Security & Compliance
First American Payment Systems
Biography

Shelbi Rombout

Shelbi Rombout
SVP, Deputy CISO
MasterCard
Biography

Peter Tippett

Peter Tippett
Founder & CEO
Healthcelerate

Masters of Ceremonies

Todd Fitzgerald

Todd Fitzgerald
SVP, Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Information Security and Technology Risk
Northern Trust
2005 ISE® Central Finalist
2006 ISE® Central MC & Judge
2008 ISE® West MC
2012 ISE® North America MC
Security Author

Biography

Kevin McKenzie

Kevin McKenzie
CISO & VP of Information Technology
Dollar Tree Stores
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2013
ISE® North America Academic Executive Award Winner 2013

Biography

Award Presenters

Vikrant Arora

Vikrant Arora
AVP & CISO
Hospital for Special Surgery
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2014 - Health Care Category
ISE® Northeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2016
ISE® North America Executive Award Winner 2016 - Health Care Category

Frank Aiello

Frank Aiello
Chief Information Security Officer
American Red Cross
ISE® Northeast People's Choice Award Winner 2016
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2016

Biography

Selim Aissi
Chief Security Officer
Ellie Mae
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2015
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2015 - Commercial Category

Biography

James Beeson

James Beeson
Chief Information Security Officer
Cigna
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2011
Biography

John Graham

John Graham
Chief Information Security Officer
Jabil
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2012
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2016
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2016 - Commercial Category

Biography

Dimitra Kane

Dimitra Kane
Enterprise Architecture, Sr, Manager
Discover
Biography

Tony Spurlin

Tony Spurlin
VP & CSO
Windstream
ISE® North America People's Choice Award Winner 2005