Judges, Speakers and Presenters 2018

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

Mignona Cote

Mignona Cote
Global Head IAM
AIG
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2017
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner Finalist 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2017

Eric Fisch

Eric Fisch
Senior Vice President, Information Security
Texas Capital Bank
ISE® West People's Choice Award Winner and Executive Finalist 2013
ISE® Central Celebrated Executive 2013
ISE® North America People’s Choice Award Winner 2013

Biography

Ajay Gupta

Ajay Gupta
Global Information Security Officer
Pizza Hut Global
Biography

Fred Kwong

Fred Kwong
Director, Information Security (CISO)
Delta Dental Plans Association
Biography

Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt
Director of Information Systems Security & CISO
Butler University
ISE® Midwest Executive Award Finalist 2005
Biography

Speakers

Nicole Darden Ford

Nicole Darden Ford
Vice President, IT – Global Information Security & Chief Information Security Officer
Baxter International
ISE® Central Executive Award Finalist 2018
Biography

Kevin Dunn

Kevin Dunn
SVP & Chief Information Officer
U.S. Retirement and Benefits Partners
Biography

Gaul_Patrick

Patrick Gaul
Executive Director
National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC)
Biography

Hoppe_Kristin

Kristin Hoppe
SR. Application Analyst/Programmer
Parkland Health & Hospital System

Kai Kert

Kai Kert
IT Security Architect Manager
Parkland Health & Hospital System

Ricardo Lafosse

Ricardo Lafosse
CISO
Morningstar, Inc.
Biography

Michael Madero

Michael Madero
Manager, Security Architecture
HMS

Adam Maslow

Adam Maslow
Sr. Director Information Security
Raising Cane's

Marci McCarthy

Marci McCarthy
CEO and President of T.E.N.
CEO and Chairman of ISE® Talent
Biography

Alex Nehlebaeff

Alex Nehlebaeff
Corporate Information Security Manager/CISO
Harley-Davidson Financial Services, Inc.
Biography

Van Nguyen

Van Nguyen
Director, Information Security
Federal Reserve System

Oberlaender_Michael

Michael Oberlaender
CISO & VP
Tailored Brands
Biography

Pace_Robert

Robert Pace
Vice President, Information Security & Compliance
First American Payment Systems
Biography

Shamoun Siddiqui

Shamoun Siddiqui
VP & Chief Information Security Officer
Neiman Marcus Group
Biography

Duaine Styles

Duaine Styles
CISO
Torchmark Corporation
Biography

Masters of Ceremonies

James Carpenter

James Carpenter
CISO/CTO
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
Dallas, TX
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2009
Biography

Adam Maslow

Adam Maslow
Sr. Director Information Security
Raising Cane's

Awards Presenters

Mignona Cote

Mignona Cote
Global Head IAM
AIG
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2017
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner Finalist 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2017

Danielle Lawrence

Danielle Lawrence
SR Information Security Engineer
Aetna
Biography

Scott Pettigrew

Scott Pettigrew
VP, Chief Security Officer
HMS
Irving, TX
ISE® Central Executive Award Finalist 2014
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2014
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2015
ISE® Central Executive Award Winner Finalist 2015
ISE® Central Executive of the Year Award Winner 2016
ISE® Central People's Choice Award Winner 2016
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2016
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Jeannette Rosario

Jeannette Rosario
Director, Global Security
Aetna
Biography

Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt
Director of Information Systems Security & CISO
Butler University
ISE® Midwest Executive Award Finalist 2005
Biography