Milwaukee CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the Milwaukee 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

Milwaukee CISO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Richard Flahaven headshot

Richard Flahaven

Harley-Davidson
Chief Information Security Officer & Data Privacy Officer

Eric Hanson headshot

Eric Hanson

HUSCO
Global VP, Information Services

Michael Kahler headshot

Michael Kahler

Old Republic Surety
CIO & VP of Information Services

John Paape headshot

John Paape

Roehl Transport
Vice President of Technology/CIO

Vicki Tandeski headshot

Vicki Tandeski

Ariens
CIO

Tim Van Ryzin headshot

Tim Van Ryzin

Milliman
Director, Information Security

Members

Reshad Alam

Regal Beloit
IT Director & CISO

Riad Amro

Grant Thornton International
Global CISO

Dawn Cappelli

Rockwell Automation
VP, Global Security and Chief Information Security Officer

Antony D'Cruz

HSA Bank
CIO & SVP IT & PMO

Andrew Detloff

Modine
CISO

Mary Faulkner

Thrivent
CISO

Stephen Fried

American Family Insurance
IT Security Director

John Hochevar

American Family Insurance
IT Risk Manager

Bernd Huber

S C Johnson & Son Inc
CISO

Mandy Huth

Kohler Co.
VP, Cybersecurity

Rebecca Janutis

Kohl's Corporation
Vice President - Information Security

Angela Johnson

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
CISO & VP IS Infrastructure

Adam Lance

Komatsu Mining Corp
Director, Global Infrastructure & CISO

Shawn Lewis

Spectrum Brands
Senior Director, Information Security

Britt Lindley

Trustmark
CISO

Chris Merkel

Northwestern Mutual
Director, Information Protection

Doug Michelz

Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds
GRC/IRM Program Director

Larry Pedrazoli

Generac Power Systems
IT Director of CyberSecurity

Fawaz Rasheed

Northwestern Mutual
CISO

Kevin Ryan

Assurant
Manager, Global Technology

Rick Sackett

ProAmpac
Director, Information Security

Dane Sandersen

Trek Bicycle
Global IT (CIO) and Security Director (CSO/CISO)

Joe Smits

Associated Bank-Corp
CISO

Bob Turner

University of Wisconsin-Madison
CISO

Sean Valcamp

MGIC Investment Corporation
VP, Chief Technology & Information Security Officer

Mark Ward

Johnson Financial Group, Inc.
CISO

Jennifer Westphal

MGIC Investment Corporation
Deputy 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 28, 2020

Milwaukee CISO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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November 10, 2020

Milwaukee CISO Virtual Boardroom

Milwaukee CIO & CISO Virtual Boardroom

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

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November 17, 2020

Milwaukee CISO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

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

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December 14, 2020

Milwaukee CISO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

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

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