Join fellow CISOs in the Chicago community to share best practices, gain technology education and participate in leadership development.

Co-Chairs

Robert Allen
Global CISO
Gallagher
Daniel Ayala
CISO & CPO
Secratic
Todd Fitzgerald
V.P. of Cybersecurity Strategy
Cybersecurity Collaborative
Shaun Khalfan
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer
Discover Financial Services
Ricardo Lafosse
CISO
The Kraft Heinz Company
Julie Myerholtz
VP, CISO
W.W. Grainger

Leadership Board

Chris Adamescu
Director of Cybersecurity
Columbia College Chicago
Waqas Akkawi
VP, CISO
SIRVA Worldwide Inc.
Eyal Altman
Vice President, Chief Digital & Information Technology Officer
Littelfuse
Sean Barry
Managing Director, CIO US
ABN AMRO Clearing Chicago
Greg Bee
CRO/CISO
Pekin Insurance
Andy Bellings
CTO
Clarke University
Michael Boucher
CISO, Americas
JLL
Sarah Buerger
Director, Information Technology Security
Coyote Logistics
Jack Burback
EVP, CISO
Wintrust Financial
Jim Cameli
VP, Global CISO
Walgreens Boots Alliance
John Colburn
Director, IT, Security, & Compliance
Sprout Social
Juliet DeVries
Dir IT Security and Compliance
GTreasury
John Dolce
CISO
American Medical Association
Paul Groisman
Senior Director of Cybersecurity
Fubo Gaming
Erik Hart
Chief Information Security Officer
Cushman & Wakefield
Victor Hsiang
Director, Information Security
GATX Corporation
Glenn Kapetansky
Chief Security Officer
Trexin Group
Kathie Koch
CIO
Columbia College Chicago
Jack Korzeniowski
Head of Cybersecurity & Risk
William Blair
Fred Kwong
CISO
Delta Dental Plan Associates
Michael Laufenburg
Manager Information Security
Littelfuse
Benjamin Lawson
CISO
Cboe Digital (ErisX)
Walter Lefmann
Director of Security
Chicago Trading Company
Edward Marchewka
Director, Information & Technology Services
Gift of Hope
Brad Marr
Senior Director & CISO
Life Fitness
Jerrold Martin
Vice Chancellor, CIO
City Colleges of Chicago
Paul Mauschbaugh
Group CIO
Caterpillar Inc.
Arlan Mcmillan
Chief Security Officer (CSO)
Kirkland and Ellis
John Mohr
CIO
MacArthur Foundation
Matthew Olsen
Chief Privacy Officer
SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP
Bill Podborny
CISO
Constellation Brands
Prasanna Ramakrishnan
CISO
Clarios
Richard Rushing
CISO
Motorola Mobility, Inc.
Paul Sand
Vice President, Director, Technology Risk Officer
Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago

Upcoming Events

November
Overview: Your Chicago CISO Leadership Board is thrilled to present our second, invitation-only CyberRisk Leadership Exchange. The curriculum for this one-day event is designed by our community of cybersecurity leaders and features a unique blend of boardroom discussions, executive panels, keynotes, and networking opportunities. Attendees will rece...