Judges, Speakers and Award Presenters 2020

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 also be 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

Kathy Fithen

Katherine Fithen
Director, Governance
McKesson
Biography

Craig  Froelich

Joey Johnson
CISO
Premise Health
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Kevin McKenzie

Dr. Kevin McKenzie
VP & CISO
Dollar Tree Stores
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2013
ISE® North America Academic Executive Award Winner 2013

Biography

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Michelle Stewart
Chief Information Security Officer
RentPath
Biography

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

Speakers

Jason Belford

Jason Belford
CISO
University of Virginia
Biography

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Global VP, CISO and Privacy Officer
Carnival Corporation
Biography
Jamil Farshchi

Jamil Farshchi
Chief Information Security Officer
Equifax
ISE® West Executive Award Finalist 2011
Biography

Stacy Hughes

Stacy Hughes
SVP, IT Governance, Risk and Compliance
Global Payments
Biography

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Dean Mallis
Chief Information Security Officer
MARTA

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Stoddard Manikin
CISO & Director, Information Security
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Biography

Don Marsee
Manager, Information Security, Risk & Compliance
Tractor Supply Company
Biography

Kevin Morrison

Kevin Morrison
Vice President, IT & CISO
Rollins, Inc.
Biography

Marian Reed

Marian Reed
Sr. Director of IT Security
Serta

Kevin Treanor
Staff Vice President, Security Technology Management
Anthem
Biography


Awards Presenters

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Sean Foster
Chief Revenue Officer
IronNet Cybersecurity

Kevin Gowen

Kevin Gowen
Chief Information Security Officer
Synovus
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2019
ISE® North America Executive: Financial Award Finalist 2019

Biography

Knight_Wes

Wes Knight
Chief Information Security Officer
Georgia Department of Revenue
ISE® Southeast People's Choice Award Winner 2018
ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 2019

Biography

Masters of Ceremonies

Lynda Fleury

Lynda Fleury
Vice President and CISO
Unum
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2008
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2005

Biography

Bob Varnadoe

Bob Varnadoe
Chief Information Security Officer
NCR
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2018
Biography