Judges, Speakers and Award 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

Connie Barrera

Connie Barrera
Corporate Director & CISO
Jackson Health System
ISE® Southeast People's Choice Award Winner 2016
ISE® North America Executive Award Finalist 2016 - Health Care Category

Biography

Russell Eubanks

Russell Eubanks
VP and CISO
Federal Reserve Bank of ATL
Biography

Elliott Franklin

Elliott Franklin
VP of IT
CKE Restaurants

Craig  Froelich

Joey Johnson
CISO
Premise Health
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Kevin McKenzie

Kevin McKenzie
CISO & VP of Information Technology
Dollar Tree Stores
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Winner 2013
ISE® North America Academic Executive Award Winner 2013

Biography

Kevin Morrison

Kevin Morrison
Head of Information Security
Jones Day
Atlanta, GA
ISE® Southeast People’s Choice Award Winner 2015
Biography

Gene Scriven

Gene Scriven
Chief Information Security Officer
ACI Worldwide
ISE® Southeast People’s Choice Award Winner 2008
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2008

Biography
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Michelle Stewart
Chief Information Security Officer
RentPath
Biography

Speakers

Kunal Anand

Kunal Anand
CTO and Co-Founder
Prevoty
Biography

Joe Bennett

Joe Bennett
VP & CISO
Hertz Corporation
Biography

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Scott Breece
VP of Security & CISO
Community Health Systems
ISE® North America Health Care Executive Award Finalist 2012
Biography

Shane Callahan

Shane Callahan
Director, IT Information Security
Tractor Supply Company

Craig  Froelich

Brent Comstock
Group Vice President for Identity & Access Management, Strategy and Technology
SunTrust Banks, Inc.
Biography

Randy Conner

Randy Conner
Director, Threat Prevention, Detection and Response
NCR Corporation

Ashley Ewing

Ashley Ewing
CISO
University of Alabama
Biography

Curley Henry
Executive Director, Cybersecurity Strategy and Architecture
Southern Company
Biography

Craig  Froelich

Joey Johnson
CISO
Premise Health
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Kanvinde_atul

Atul Kanvinde
Director, Information Systems Security
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Biography

Manikin_Stoddard

Stoddard Manikin
Director, Information Systems Security
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Biography

Marci McCarthy

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

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David Nolan
Director of Information Security
Aaron's Inc.
Biography

Tony Spurlin

Tony Spurlin
VP & CSO
Windstream
ISE® North America People's Choice Award Winner 2005
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2018

Biography

Nir Valtman

Nir Valtman
Head of Application Security
NCR Corporation

Bob Varnadoe

Bob Varnadoe
Chief Information Security Officer
NCR
ISE® Southeast Executive Award Finalist 2018
Biography


Awards Presenters

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DJ Goldsworthy
Director, Security Operations & Threat Management
Aflac
Biography

Craig  Froelich

Joey Johnson
CISO
Premise Health
ISE® Southeast Executive of the Year Award Winner 2017
ISE® North America Executive: Health Care Award Finalist 2017

Biography

Brian Metzner Brian Metzner
Senior VP
Bank of America
Biography
Kevin Morrison

Kevin Morrison
Head of Information Security
Jones Day
Atlanta, GA
ISE® Southeast People’s Choice Award Winner 2015
Biography

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Michelle Stewart
Chief Information Security Officer
RentPath
Biography

Masters of Ceremonies

Pete Chronis
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer
Turner Broadcasting
Biography

Michael Varno
Sr. Business Security Officer
ADP
Biography