St. Louis CISO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CISOs in the St. Louis 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

St. Louis CISO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Joe Caro headshot

Joe Caro

Post Holdings
CIO

Kevin Hardcastle headshot

Kevin Hardcastle

Washington University in St. Louis
CISO

Dan Henke headshot

Dan Henke

Mercy
VP, CISO

Matt Modica headshot

Matt Modica

BJC HealthCare
CISO

Shrikant Ramachandran headshot

Shrikant Ramachandran

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Vice President and CIO

Lina Young headshot

Lina Young

Peabody Energy
SVP, CIO

Members

Marc Ashworth, CISSP, CISM, CRISC

First Bank
Senior SVP, CISO

Alan Berry

Centene
VP of CyberSecurity

Lou DeSorbo

Centene
SVP & Chief Security Risk Officer

Gary Harbison

Bayer Corporation
Global CISO

Robert Jamieson

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Chief Information Security Officer

Josh Knopp

Enterprise
VP, Information Security Officer

Tim Marsden

Stifel
CISO

Aman Raheja

Humana
CISO

Chris Reed

McCarthy Holdings, Inc.
Information Security Director

Tom Schunk

Emerson
VP & CISO

Joey Smith

Schnucks
VP & CISO

Joseph Susai

SSM Health
Director, Enterprise Information Risk and Cybersecurity

Upcoming programs


September 21, 2020

2020 Global CISO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

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

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October 2020

2020 St. Louis CISO Inner Circle Q3

The Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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December 2020

2020 St. Louis CISO Executive Summit Q4

Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis

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

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CIO and CISO Thought Leaders