Dallas CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the Dallas community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CISOs today.

  1. Strategies for a risk-aligned, resilient organization
  2. Developing and investing in the security workforce of tomorrow
  3. Creating business value and supporting agile business operations

Dallas CISO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Dallas CISO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CISOs, for CISOs.

Co-Chairs

Sara Andrews headshot

Sara Andrews

PepsiCo Inc
SVP, Global CISO

Sonja Hammond headshot

Sonja Hammond

National Veterinary Associates
VP, CISO

Jairo Orea headshot

Jairo Orea

Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Global Chief Information Security Officer

Shamoun Siddiqui headshot

Shamoun Siddiqui

Neiman Marcus
VP, CISO

Duaine Styles headshot

Duaine Styles

Globe Life Inc.
CSO

Gary Toretti headshot

Gary Toretti

CBRE
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Members

Michael Anderson

Dallas County, TX
Chief Information Security Officer

Ryan Bachman

GM Financial
SVP, Global Chief Information Security Officer

Sujeet Bambawale

7-Eleven
CISO

David Bell

American Airlines
Managing Director, Information Security & Technology Risk Management & Chief Information Security Officer

Fernando Blanco

CHRISTUS Health
VP & CISO

Michael Britton

Alliance Data
CSO

Shawn Brown

Brinker International
Sr. Director, IT Security & Risk Management

Kevin Charest

Health Care Service Corporation
DSVP & CISO

KC Condit

G6 Hospitality
CISO

Monte Coulter

GAF Materials / Building Materials
Executive Director, Head of Information Security

Jason Cowlishaw

Match.com
Sr. Director, Information Security

Joshua Danielson

Copart
Chief Information Security Officer

Josh Davis

Toyota Motor North America
VP & Chief Cyber Security Officer

Bill Edevane

Texas Rangers
Director, Information Security

James Eppolito

Dean Foods
Director of Security and Risk

Boulton Fernando

Toyota Financial Services
CISO

George Finney

Southern Methodist University
Chief Security Officer

Eric Fisch

USAA
Head of Information Security Governance, Risk, and Controls

Lisa Fogwell

Hilltop Holdings
SVP, CISO, PrimeLending

Harold Gonzalez

loanDepot
SVP & CISO

Parrish Gunnels

Fiserv
Former Director, Information Security Officer

Ajay Gupta

Humana
Chief of Cybersecurity

Lauren Heyndrickx

JCPenney
CISO & VP, IT Infrastructure & Security

Royce Holden

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
AVP - Technology Security and Compliance (CISO)

Bud Homeyer

Michaels Stores
Chief Information Security Officer

Mustapha Kebbeh

Brinks
Global CISO

Jeff Kirby

Interstate Batteries
CISO

Sailaja Kotra-Turner

Brown-Forman
CISO

Chuck Lankford

The Container Store
CISO

Will Long Sr.

Children's Health
VP & CISO

Syam Maddimsetty

Overhead Door
Director, Information Security and Compliance

Adam Maslow

Raising Cane's
Senior Director of Information Security

Cameron McElhinny

Textron
CISO

Scot Miller

Mr. Cooper
SVP, CISO

Scott Moser

Sabre Holdings
Chief Information Security Officer

Aaron Munoz

Texas Christian University
Chief Information Security Officer

Alex Nehlebaeff

Harley-Davidson Financial Services Inc.
Corporate Information Security Manager

Jessica Nemmers

Elevate
CSO

Robert Pace

Invitation Homes
VP, CISO

Peeyush Patel

McKesson Corporation
Chief Information Security Officer (Americas)

Mike Priest

Globe Life Inc.
CISO

Dana Prochaska

McLane Company
Director of Information Security

Nancy Rainosek

State of Texas
CISO

Chris Ray

TriNet Group
Chief Information Security Officer

Marty Ray

Fossil
CISO

Paul Reyes

Vistra Energy
CISO, VP of Cyber Security, Risk, & Compliance

Aaron Salinas

Aviall
Manager Information Security and Compliance

Mike Schiller

Texas Instruments
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Jeffery Schilling

Teleperformance
Global CISO

Michael Simmons

Southwest Airlines
CISO

Julius Smith

City of Dallas, TX - Dallas Area Rapid Transit
CISO

Joshua Spencer

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
CTO

Mike Tiddy

BNSF Railway
CISO

Gary Todd

PNM Resources
Assoc. Director, Cyber Security

Anil Varghese

Exeter Finance
SVP/CISO

Zach Vinduska

ClubCorp USA
Vice President, IT Infrastructure and Security

Sonya Wickel

Triumph Group
Director, Enterprise Security & Compliance

Tommy Willard

Mohawk Industries
Sr. Security Administrator

Wesley Williams

Goldman Sachs
Managing Director, Technology Risk

Gregory Wilson

Pioneer Natural Resources
CISO

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

October 5, 2020

Global CISO Virtual Executive Summit - Day 1

A virtual gathering for CISOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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October 6, 2020

Global CISO Virtual Executive Summit - Day 2

A virtual gathering for CISOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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October 14, 2020

Dallas CISO Virtual Town Hall

Security Maturity – What Really Counts?

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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October 28, 2020

Dallas CISO Virtual Boardroom

Dallas CISO Virtual Boardroom hosted by CyberGRX

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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November 18, 2020

Dallas CISO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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December 10, 2020

Dallas CISO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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