CCISO Advisory Board

CCISO Advisory Board

Scheme Committee

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Favour FEMI-OYEWOLE

Group Chief Information Security Officer at Access Bank Plc
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Joe Voje

Chief Information Security Officer, Oregon Health & Science University
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Tari Schreider

Cybersecurity Strategist, Architect & Instructor

Tari is a recognized industry expert in the fields of cybersecurity, risk management and business continuity. Formerly a Distinguished Technologist and Chief Security Architect for Hewlett Packard Enterprise, he has worked tirelessly to design, build, and oversee some of the world’s largest InfoSec programs to defend against the most aggressive and persistent attackers. Tari is dual board certified in information security and business continuity. Today, Tari privately consults to organizations that are in need of his years of practical experience, programmatic approach to securing information and assets and have nowhere else to turn. He is also the author of the Manager’s Guide to Cybersecurity Law.

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Juan Gomez-Sanchez

Chair of the CCISO Advisory Board
CISSP-ISSAP, CCISO, Chief Security Officer, Lennar Corporation
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Zachery S. Mitcham

Chief Information Security and Compliance Officer at North Carolina Central University
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Jerry Chappee

Cybersecurity Test Branch Chief, Missile Defense Agency

Jerry Chappee is the Chief of Threat and Vulnerability for US STRATEGIC Command and is a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army. He has been involved with information security for over 20 years and has held a number of CISO, CTO and CIO positions.  He has over a dozen technology certs from Cisco and Microsoft and has the CISSP, Army penetration testing and forensics certifications and NSA IAM/IEM certifications. Jerry also has an MBA in Technology Management.  He has given hundreds of seminars and classes on Ethical Hacking and Cyber Defense, Attack and Exploitation focusing on Wireless Attacks, Wireless Security, TCP/IP Security, Windows security, Intrusion detection, Firewalls, Network Security, Operating System hardening, VPN’s and Security policies and Auditing requirements for HIPPA and DOD.

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Keith Rayle

Vice President and CISO at CCC Intelligent Solutions

Mr. Rayle is a Security professional with over 22 years of experience in security leadership, management, consulting and sales support. He is currently a VP and CISO, and his prior role was Global Strategist, where he worked closely with AI-driven solutions in conjunction with FortiGuard Labs. A key part of his current role is the complete creation of a security function aligned with ISO and TISAX standards, aligning security drivers into business support programs. He has deep experience with security strategies, communication of program value to the business, and integration of board level security concerns to operational portfolio activities. He has been a member of the Global PCI Council and managed/performed global security consulting in all industries and sectors. He has also provided executive advisory services for various industries and has a wide range of regulatory experience that includes PCI, SOX, FFIEC/FIDC, HIPAA and NERC CIP. Mr. Rayle regularly presents at summits and industry trade shows, and assists in writing industry certification exams.

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Lois Boliek

Director, Security and Risk Management Practice, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Lois Boliek is the global manager for the HP Technology Consulting IT Assurance Program.  The goal of IT Assurance is to integrate security across all service portfolios and advanced solutions. The focus is to “assure” security is architected into all client solutions and offer security-enabling services as a competitive differentiator for HP Technology Consulting. Boliek has a proven track record as well as field experience in security practice leadership, sales support and portfolio development.

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Dr. Curtis Levinson

CISO of MetTel, Inc.

A highly innovative and proven cyber executive and technologist with over 25 years of focused and very successful experience in Cyber Security/Defense, Continuity/Recovery of Operations and Information Governance. Extensive professional experience with public and private organizations at all levels of scale. Develops, implements and directs highly successful security, cloud and governance programs. Designs and implements both strategic and tactical information security architectures and best practices for organizations with a wide variety of risk postures in complex and distributed environments. Highly skilled at crafting global strategy development and organizational analysis for secure and recoverable enterprise and global network designs based on traditional and cloud based topologies. Served with distinction, two sitting Presidents of the United States, two Chairmen of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Chief Justice of the United States.

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Betty Lambuth

Vice Chair of the CCISO Advisory Board
President & CEO, Information Technology Solutions & Security

Ms. Lambuth has over 35 years’ experience in Information Technology (IT), networks, application development, information security, cyber security, privacy, cloud services, risk management, compliance, Certification and Accreditation (C&A), Information Assurance (IA), and other security or privacy assessments. She is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in security authorization and regulatory compliance including NIST, FedRAMP and international regulations and her certifications include CISSP, ISSMP, CAP, CIPP/US, CIPP/G, NSA-IAM, NSA-IEM, C|CISO, CIPM. She designed and implemented the first cybercast from the White House and led an award-winning team of the Hammer Award for Excellence from Vice President Al Gore.

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Ron Baklarz

CISO at Amtrak

Ron Baklarz has over twenty years in the Information Security field developing “first-of-a-kind” information security programs within government, military, and private sector organizations including the Naval Nuclear Program, U.S. House of Representatives, Prudential Insurance Company, MedStar Health, and Amtrak. Ron is currently the Chief Information Security Officer at Amtrak and he has held various information security consulting, technical, and operational positions throughout his career.

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Michael Woodson

Chief Information Security Officer, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
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Charles L. (Chuck) McGann

Chief Cyber Strategist for CRGT
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Bruno Fonseca

CISO, AXA Gulf

As the Chief Information Security Officer at AXA Gulf, Bruno Fonseca oversees the areas of Information Security, Business Continuity & Crisis Management and IT Compliance and Risk, and is responsible for 4 countries (UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain). As a Certified CISO and senior Information Security Professional with more than 19 years of experience in the Security and Operational Resiliency fields, he brings tremendous technical leadership and operational expertise to the company. Prior to joining AXA Gulf, Fonseca worked with some of the largest international Telecom and Insurance Groups, leading his teams towards best-in-class technology practices across all platforms and systems. Having started his career in the Military, he gained valuable experience in a variety of fields that has helped him succeed in the corporate landscape. Throughout his career, he has witnessed the steep increase in the complexity of the Information Security world and has worked on the continual improvement of the security practice in mature entities as well as establishing new security practices from scratch. Bruno is an active contributor in the Information Security community, and has been a keynote speaker at several conferences in Europe and the Middle East, on topics including Security breaches, Security trends, etc. He is also known to translate tech jargon into everyday language that is easily understandable by all business units.

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Ahmed Nabil

IS&T Director & CISO, PGESCo
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Alex Leon

CISO, Dime Community Bank

Alex Leon is the CISO at Dime Community Bank, a $6 Billion institution located in Brooklyn, New York. Alex has over 25 years of experience working in the Financial Services industry, including 18 years at Citibank and 4 years at Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking. He has experience working in all 3 Lines of Defense (IT/IS, Risk, Audit). He has some of the most recognized Information Security certifications such as: C|CISO, CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, CGEIT, CBCP, CTPRP and CSX-f. Alex has a Master of Science in IT Management from Colorado Technical University; and has recently earned a CISO Executive Program Certification from Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College of Information Systems and Policy. He is a Cybersecurity Advisory Board Member at Rutgers University, New Jersey. Alex is the first CISO at Dime Community Bank and reports directly to the Chief Risk Officer. He briefs the Bank’s Board of Directors at least quarterly. In his free time he shares his knowledge and industry experience with those entering the cybersecurity field. He is a Learning Tree Cybersecurity Instructor and enjoys skydiving during the summer months.

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Nick Bruno

CISO at Monster Worldwide