Join a powerful network of C-level peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CISOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and best practices, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

  • Participate in year-round gatherings both in person and virtually with your local peer group
  • Engage in unparalleled collaboration through in-depth discussions on the most critical and relevant issues
  • Network with like-minded peers facing the same challenges as you
  • Exchange ideas, strategies and solutions validated by peers
  • Gain exclusive access to community insights, including best practices and survey results, to benchmark your organization with others
  • Learn how other leaders approached their challenges by leveraging peer-recommended partners
  • Make new connections through facilitated networking opportunities, including curated 1:1 peer meetings
  • Grow and enhance your career through an exclusive network and mentorship
  • Build lasting relationships and stay connected with peers and colleagues

Ohio CISO Governing Body

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

Governing Body Co-Chairs

Michael Erickson

Baptist Health

Lisa Heckler


Ryan Kean

Total Quality Logistics

Phani Konduru

BrightSpring Health Services
Chief Digital & Technology Officer

Bob Schuetter


Governing Body Members

Lori Anello

Fifth Third Bank
SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Katrina Biscay

University of Cincinnati

Mark Carney

State Auto Insurance Companies
Information Security Leader

Dave Criminski

Bath & Body Works
AVP, Information Security

Shannon Culp

Director Global Information & Cyber Security

Tom Dager

Chief Information Security Officer

Tom Enneking

Trinity Health
Regional Director - Enterprise Information Security - Western Region Trinity Health

Anthony Fisic


John Graham

Chief Information Security Officer

Jigar Kadakia

Emory Healthcare

Corey Kaemming

Sr. Director Information Security

Mike Kelley

The E.W. Scripps Company
Chief Information Security Officer

Jason Kinder

Leonardo DRS
Director, Corp Security - Cyber Security & SOC Ops

Matt King

VP of Global IT Security, CISO

Brian Klenke

Bath & Body Works
Chief Information Security Officer

Craig Kobren

The Christ Hospital
Chief Information Security Officer

Jagan Kolli

Credit Acceptance
Information Security Officer

Adam Leisring

Chief Risk Officer/ CISO

Suresh Manchella

VP & Chief Information Security Officer

William McCaster

U.S. Bank
Vice President, Business Information Security Officer

Rich Nagle

The Ohio State University
AVP & Chief Information Security Officer

Elias Oxendine IV

YUM! Brands
Chief Information Security Officer

Gregory Peebles

UofL Health

Drew Perry

Serta Simmons Bedding

Jonathan Phillips

Klöckner Pentaplast

Greg Press

Munich Reinsurance America
Global Head Information Security Office

Mark Sandler

Tempur Sealy
Director, IT Security & Compliance

Brian Waeltz

Cardinal Health

Bryan Willett


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

  1. Strengthening Partnerships for Wider Business Impact
  2. Illustrating IT and Security's Value through Business-first Initiatives
  3. Shaping the Efficient Enterprise with AI & Automation

Upcoming Programs


March 5, 2024 | an evening

Ohio CISO Inner Circle

The Handlebar at the Riverfront Club

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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May 16, 2024 | 1 day

Ohio CISO Executive Summit

Duke Energy Convention Center

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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