Judges, Speakers and Award Presenters 2022

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

Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer
Adient
Biography

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Paul Farley
Vice President, Deputy CISO
NCR Corporation
Biography

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Mark Leary
Global Chief Information Security Officer
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2010
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Winner 2019
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2019

Biography

Donna Nemecek

Donna Nemecek
Senior Information Risk Officer
BNY Mellon
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2013
Biography

Shelbi Rombout

Shelbi Rombout
Deputy Chief Information Security Officer
U.S. Bank
Biography

Speakers

Frank Aiello

Frank Aiello
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer
MAXIMUS
ISE® Northeast People's Choice Award Winner 2016
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Finalist 2016

Biography

Xavier Ashe
SVP, Cybersecurity Operations
Truist
Biography

James Baird
Chief Information Security Officer
Focus Brands
Biography

Tim Chapman Tim Chapman
Sr. Cybersecurity Director
The Coca-Cola Company
Biography
Craig  Froelich

Brent Comstock
Sr. Director, Global Data & Endpoint Protection
ADP
Biography

Phani Dasari
Head of Business Security
TikTok
Biography

Ken Foster Ken Foster
VP of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance
FLEETCOR
Biography
Edwin Fromayan Edwin Fromayan
Vice President Information Technology Services
Fiserv
Biography
Kevin Gowen Kevin Gowen
Chief Information Security Officer
Synovus Financial Corporation
Biography
Ryan Halstead Ryan Halstead
Head of Cyber Defense and Threat Intelligence
Jack Henry & Associates
Biography
Jennifer Kutz Jennifer Kutz
Cybersecurity Portfolio Manager & CISO Chief of Staff
VS&Co.
Biography
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Mark Leary
Global Chief Information Security Officer
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2010
ISE® Northeast Executive Award Winner 2019
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Winner 2019

Biography

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Stoddard Manikin
CISO
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Biography

Marci McCarthy

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

Eric Meyers

Eric Meyers
VP, Chief Information Security Officer
New York Power Authority
Biography

name Ray Strubinger
Director of Information Security
Global Payments, Inc.
Biography
Kevin Treanor Kevin Treanor
Executive Director, Information Security
Cox Communications
Biography
Jason Trunk Jason Trunk
Enterprise Architect
Island
Maryanne Wagner Maryanne Wagner
Associate Director - IS Education & Development
Eli Lilly and Company
Biography

Masters of Ceremonies

Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer
Adient
Biography

Marci McCarthy

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

Kevin McKenzie

Dr. Kevin McKenzie
SVP of Information Technology & Enterprise CISO
Dollar Tree Inc., Family Dollar Inc.
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2013
ISE® North America Academic Executive Award Winner 2013

Biography