James Carpenter is a Healthcare Information Technology & Security Professional with over fifteen years of IT experience. James is currently the Director of Information Technology & Security for Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Texas. Over the course of his career James has created and led healthcare information security teams and helped organizations successfully navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of security and technology. James has been responsible for strategic design of information security programs, implementation of key enterprise information security technologies such as DLP, IDM/IAM, eDiscovery, MDM, and the teams and processes that support successful integration. James is a CISSP, CISM, and CISA and holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Planning from Amberton University.