Governing Body members represent the largest organizations in the region and create an influential community of CISOs and senior security executives. The support and participation of our region’s Fortune 1000 CISOs, along with the top government and academic CISOs, ensures that content and best-practice vendor sponsors are relevant and structured to deliver maximum value.

Chairs

Bently Au
CISO
Toyota Motor Sales North America, Inc.
Gary Hayslip
Deputy Director, IT & CISO
City of San Diego
Arthur Lessard
SVP & CISO
Universal Music Group
Dan Meacham
IT Sec. & Compliance Ofc.
Legendary Entertainment
Robert Schlotfelt
Senior Manager, IT Security
Edwards Lifesciences
Marty Simmons
Director of I.T. Security and Compliance
Kite Pharma

Governing Body

Stephen Alford
CISO
Worldwide Environmental Products, Inc.
Paresh Amin
CISO
Thales North America
Geoff Aranoff
Vice President, Information Security
Western Digital Corporation
Steve Barton
Director, Information Security and Regional Security Officer
St. Joseph Health System
Steve Begalman
Director - Head of IT Security
Boyd Gaming Corporation
Alex Bermudez
Advanced Security Engineering & Cyber Risk Research Group
Panasonic Avionics Corporation
Jeff Blair
CISO
Creative Artists Agency
William Britton
Director, Cybersecurity Center, Interim CIO
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Robert Brown
SVP
Bank of America
Ann Chang
CISO
UCLA Health System
Bob Cheong
Chief Information Security Officer
County of Riverside, California
Nikolay Chernavsky
SVP & CISO, Information Security
PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust
Jonathan Chow
SVP & CISO
Live Nation Entertainment
Matt Crouse
Director, Information Security and Compliance
Lucky Brand
Catherine DeLeonardis
Dir. Info. Sec. & Client Tech.
Beckman Coulter, Inc.
Mikhael Felker
Director, Information Security
The Honest Company
David Fitch
Chief Information Security Officer
Farmers Insurance Group
Anson Fong
CISO
Los Angeles World Airports
Todd Friedman
CISO
ResMed Inc.
Eddie Galang
VP, Enterprise Cyber Security & CISO
loanDepot.com
Wes Gavins
CISO
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Richard Greenberg
Information Security Officer
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Sudhakar Gummadi
VP IT Security, CISO
Molina Healthcare, Inc.
Glenn Haddox
Director Cybersecurity & Compliance
Southern California Edison Company
Ben Hall
Director of IT & Security
Taco Bell Corporation
Powell Hamilton
CISO
Scripps Health
Malcolm Harkins
Chief Security & Trust Officer
Cylance
Jason Harkins
CSO
Sony Network Entertainment
John Hester
VCIO / Security & Investigations Mgr.
Aera Energy LLC
Scott Howitt
SVP, CISO
MGM Resorts International
Christopher Hymes
Director of Security
Riot Games, Inc.
Ganjar Imansantosa
Director of Information Security
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation
Curt Jeppson
VP, Information Security
United Online, Inc.
Chris Joerg
CISO
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Darrell Jones
CISO
Herbalife International of America, Inc.
Shawn Kelly
Information Security Officer
University of California, Riverside
Aslam Khokhar
Director Enterprise Information Security
Guitar Center, Inc.
Andy Kim
Director, Technology Risk Management
FIS Global
Jill Knesek
CISO
Mattel, Inc.
Timothy Lee
CISO
City of Los Angeles
Matt Lehman
VP Information Security
Ring.com
Ian Lim
CISO
Irvine Company
Tony Lucich
Director, Technology / Cyber Security
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Karl Ma
First Vice President
CTBC Bank
Juan Martinez
AVP/CISO, Information Risk Governance
Pacific Life
Karl Mattson
CISO
City National Bank
Michael Mongold
Director, Information Security
Deckers Outdoor Corporation
Doug Murray
CISO
Hyundai Motor America
Bruce Phillips
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer
Williston Financial Group
Dr. Robert Pittman
CISO
County of Los Angeles
Henry Praw
CISO & VP, Technical Operations
OpenTable, Inc.
Jennifer Ramsey
CISO
Activision Blizzard
Doug Rhoades
Director Cybersecurity
Sempra Energy
Upen Sachdev
CISO
DineEquity
Ehab Sheira
CISO
CoreLogic, Inc.
Mitchell Sherman
FVP, Risk Mgmt. & Information Security, CISO
East West Bank
Joel Simangan
DISO - ISD
County of Los Angeles
Jerry Sto. Tomas
CISO
Apria Healthcare Group, Inc.
Isaac Straley
Information Security Officer
University of California, Irvine
Kendrick Tse
Director of Information Security
Newegg Inc.
David Tyburski
CISO
Wynn Resorts
Mark Van Holsbeck
IT Risk & Security CISO
Avery Products Corporation
Kris Virtue
Senior Director, IT
Qualcomm Incorporated
Terrence Weekes
Chief Information Security Officer
DJO Global, Inc.
Evan Wheeler
Executive Director, Operational Risk Management
Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation
Jose Yong
VP-Head of Enterprise Security
Kinecta Federal Credit Union
Richard Yun
Dir., Global Info. Sec. & Compliance
BCBG Max Azria Group, Inc.