Tina LaCroix-Hauri is the CISO for the City of Chicago. She also is the President of and former Practice Leader-CISO Advisory Services for Bradford Garrett Group a full service Security Consulting Group. Having held significant roles as the G-CISO for Aon, CIO of Kudoz.com, Director of Enterprise Risk Management for Discover Financial Services, Global Information Security Project and Program leader for UBS, Tina brings a considered and practical viewpoint to the community. Currently an Adjunct Professor-Risk Management and member of the Industry Advisory Board of the Master of Science in Information Technology, McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University Tina remains committed to directly impacting future IT Leaders. A Board Member of AITP, Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the Chicago CISO of the Year Award program, Tina is focused on elevating the position of, respect for, and viability of the role of the CISO.

Ms. Hauri holds an Executive MBA from the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University of Chicago and a Bachelors degree from Northwestern University. She has completed ongoing professional educational programs in Executive Financial and Strategic Leadership at Boston University, with the American Bankers Association, and Executive Education coursework at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management. She is also a graduate of the Society of Information Management (SIM) Mid-Atlantic Regional Learning Forum.