Ohio CISO Community


Join a powerful network of 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 experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

Programs

Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.

Insights

Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CISOs approach similar challenges.

Connections

Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

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

  1. Supporting business agility with risk-based programs
  2. Evaluating, communicating and responding to evolving threats
  3. Building a culture of security to enable smart, secure decision-making

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.

Co-Chairs

Michael Erickson

Baptist Health
CISO

Kiran Govindaraju

Ohio National Financial Services
2nd VP, IT & Actuarial Science

Lisa Heckler

CareSource
Chief Information Security Officer

Phani Konduru

BrightSpring Health Services
Chief Digital & Technology Officer

Deval Motka

Genesco
VP and Chief Data Officer

Bob Schuetter

Ashland
Chief Information Security Officer

Members

Greg Allender

TriHealth
Chief Information Security Officer

Robert Boutell

Huntington Bancshares
SVP, IT Risk Director

Mark Carney

State Auto Insurance Companies
Information Security Leader

Dave Criminski

Bath & Body Works
AVP, Information Security

Shannon Culp

ADM
Director Global Information & Cyber Security Governance & Awareness

Thomas Dager

ADM
Chief Information Security Officer

Tony DeAngelo

Encova
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Tom Enneking

Mount Carmel
Regional Information Security Officer

Adool Ferguson

Greif
Mgr., Global Cybersecurity (CISO)

John Graham

NetJets
Chief Information Security Officer

Chris Hart

First Financial Bank
Chief Information Security Officer

Lori Havlovitz

GSK Consumer Healthcare
CISO

Timothy Held

U.S. Bank
EVP, Chief Information Security Officer

James Kelley

Big Lots
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

Belcan
VP of Global IT Security, CISO

Brian Klenke

Bath & Body Works
Chief Information Security Officer

Craig Kobren

The Christ Hospital
Chief Information Security Officer

Adam Leisring

Paycor
Chief Risk Officer/ CISO

Amy Lett

SCOTTS Miracle-Gro
Chief Information Security Officer

William McCaster

Ohio National Financial Services
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer

Brian Minick

Fifth Third Bank
Chief Information Security Officer

Rich Nagle

The Ohio State University
AVP & Chief Information Security Officer

Elias Oxendine IV

YUM! Brands
Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Gregory Peebles

University of Louisville
CISO

Drew Perry

Serta Simmons Bedding
CISO

Greg Press

Munich Reinsurance America
Global Head Information Security Office

Michael Spaulding

Vertiv
Director of Cyber Security Operations

Michael Speas

Western & Southern Financial Group
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer

Mathews Thomas

Nationwide
AVP, IT Risk Mgmt.

Paul Townley

Owens Corning
Director, Information Security

Bryan Willett

Lexmark
CISO

Upcoming Programs


IN-PERSON

May, 2023 | 1 day

Ohio CISO Executive Summit

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

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IN-PERSON

August, 2023 | an evening

Ohio CISO Inner Circle

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

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IN-PERSON

September 11 - 13, 2023 | 3 days

Global CISO Executive Summit

Four Seasons Nashville

A summit for CISOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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IN-PERSON

November, 2023 | an evening

Ohio CISO Inner Circle

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

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