Philadelphia CISO Community

Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the Philadelphia 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. 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

Philadelphia CISO Governing Body

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


Todd Bearman

TE Connectivity

Mark Eggleston

Corporation Service Co

Anahi Santiago

Christiana Care

Dave Snyder

Independence Blue Cross
Chief Information Security Leader

Alden Sutherland

SVP, Chief Information Security Officer

Reginald Williams

The Chemours Co
Chief Information Security Officer


John Abella

Main Line Health
Director, Information Security & Enterprise Architecture

Solomon Adote

State of Delaware
Chief Security Officer

Bill Arey

Air Products
Director, IT Security and Chief Information Security Officer

Arvin Bansal

Senior Director, Data Protection and Cloud Security

Cathy Beech


Tracey Brand - Sanders

UGI Corporation

Carl Burgess

GISO (Group Information Security Officer)

Chris Campbell

Fs Investments
Executive Director, Chief Information Security Officer

Matt Cerny

Integra Life Sciences
Sr Manager, Security Operations

Joshua Cloud

NFI Industries
Director of Information Security

Kshitija Datar

De Lage Landen
Chief Information Security Officer - North America

Noopur Davis

EVP, Chief Product & Information Security Officer

Norm Dethloff

Crown Holdings
Director, Info. Security

Marty Devine

Trinity Health
Dir, Info. Sec. - CISO

Michael DiLoreto

Director, Business Information Security Officer

Mike Durkin

Penn Mutual Life Insurance
Information Protection Officer

Alonzo Ellis

Vanguard Group

Nick Falcone

University of Pennsylvania

Chuck Fliehman

Sr. Director - Information Security and Business Privacy

Kim Gray

Global Chief Privacy Officer

Thomas Handlon

Independence Blue Cross
Information Security Manager

Keith Hartranft

New York Life
Corporate Vice President – Technology Security Strategy & Design Lead

Cathy Heller

AmeriGas Partners
Manager, IT Security & Controls

Stephen Hendrie

The Hershey Company
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Nancy Hunter

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
VP, Chief Information Security Officer

Philip Ichinaga

Saint Josephs University
Information Security and Compliance Officer

Tammy Klotz

Covanta Holding Corp

Douglas Krause

Talen Energy
IT Cyber-security and Compliance

Phil Long

Day & Zimmermann Group
Director, Data Privacy & Information Security

Tara Matthews

Einstein Healthcare Network

Douglas Mayer

WCG Clinical

Vincent Miller


Chris Miller

Keystone Foods
Director, Global IT Infrastructure Services

Keith Morales

Federal Reserve Board
Vice President & National Security Advisor

Anthony Mostak

Freedom Mortgage
Information Technology Department Manager

Nari Narayanan

Incyte Corp
Senior Director - Cybersecurity (CISO)

Randy Nitowski

Subaru of America
IT Director, Infrastructure & Information Security

Steven Odhiambo

PHH Corporation
Director of Internal Audit

Mark Odom

Jefferson Health
Vice President & CISO

Nicholas Pandola


Ankit Patel


Daniel Pekol

Director, Information Security, Governance, Risk & Compliance

Mark Purcell

La Salle University
Exec Dir of Info Sec & Compliance

Donna Ross

Radian Group
EVP & Chief Information Security Officer

Dan Sanders

Widener University Inc
Information Security Officer

David Sherry

Princeton University

Seth Shestack

Temple University
Deputy CISO

Frederick Smith

Axalta Coating Systems
Global Managing Dir. & CDO, Finance IT & Business Intelligence

Monique St. John

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Chief Technology and Security Officer

Justin Stover

Select Medical
VP, Information Security

Behrad Talebzadeh

West Pharmaceutical Services
Sr. Director, Infrastructure & Cybersecurity

Anthony Vitello


Robert Walter

Universal Health Services

Aaron Weismann

Main Line Health

Umesh Yerram

Chief Data Protection Officer, VP

Eric Zematis

Lehigh University

Upcoming Programs


September, 2022 | an evening

Philadelphia CISO Inner Circle

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

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October 6, 2022 | 1 hour

Philadelphia CISO Virtual Town Hall

Philadelphia CISO Virtual Town Hall

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

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October 12 - 14, 2022 | 3 days

Global CISO Executive Summit

Eaglewood Resort & Spa

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

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November, 2022 | 1 day

Philadelphia CISO Executive Summit

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

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