Security Professionals Conference Program Committee

The Security Professionals Conference Program Committee brings together information security professionals, IT staff, and others from across the higher education community. The program committee works together from the initial program planning stages through on-site conference support and develops the themes, organization, and content for the conference. Program committee members are selected each winter through the EDUCAUSE Volunteer Interest Form.

Alfred Barker

Alfred Barker
Assistant Vice Chancellor / Chief Information Security Officer
Athens, Georgia
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

RuthAnne Bevier

Chief Information Security Officer
Pasadena, California
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Jesse Bowling

Jesse Bowling
Manager of Security Operations and Engineering
Durham, North Carolina
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Lanita Collette (Chair)

Lanita Collette
Chief Information Security Officer
Tucson, Arizona
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Neal Fisch

Neal Fisch
Information Security Officer, Dir. Enterprise Services & Security
Camarillo, California
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Rachel Franke

Associate Director, Research Data Security
Durham, North Carolina
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Jeff Gassaway

Information Security and Privacy Officer
Albuquerque, New Mexico
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Adam Goldstein

Associate Director - Information Security
Hanover, New Hampshire
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Joanna Lyn Grama (Staff Liaison)

Joanna Lyn Grama
Director of Cybersecurity and IT GRC Programs
Louisville, CO
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Todd Herring

Todd Herring
Membership Services Director, REN-ISAC
Bloomington, Indiana
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Brian Kelly (Vice Chair)

Brian Kelly
Chief Information Security Officer
Hamden, Connecticut
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Nick Lewis

Nick Lewis
NET+ Program Manager, Security and Identity
Ann Arbor, Michigan
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Matt Morton

Matt Morton
Chief Information Security Officer & Assistant CIO
Omaha, Nebraska
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Ramon Padilla, Jr.

Ramon Padilla, Jr.
Vice Chancellor, CIO and Acting CISO
St. Paul, Minnesota
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Jennifer Patterson

Policy, Awareness & Training Coor
Farmville, Virginia
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Jacqueline Pitter

Network Administrator/Security Officer
Portland, Oregon
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Jessica L. States

Information Security Officer
Hays, Kansas
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

Valerie M. Vogel (Staff Liaison)

Valerie M. Vogel
Program Manager
Washington, District of Columbia
UNITED STATES
Committee Term: 2016 - 2017

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