Indianapolis CISO Community


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

Indianapolis CISO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the Indianapolis 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

Brett Flora

Elwood Staffing
Chief Technology Officer

Leon Ravenna


Nirav Shah

Midcontinent Independent System Operator Inc
Chief Digital & Information Officer

Dustin Wilcox

Elevance Health

Terri Zimmerman

Global Product Cybersecurity Regulatory Affairs Director

Governing Body Members

Glenn Berryman

VSP Vision Care
Director of Information Security

Jay Bhat

Franciscan Health
Administrative Director of Information Security (Information Security Officer)

Ted Cotterill

State of Indiana
Chief Privacy Officer

David Finta

State of Indiana
Information Security Officer

Mark Gabel

Berry Global
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer

Clyde Hague

Information Security Officer (CISO)

Hemant Jain

State of Indiana

Darrell Keeling

Parkview Hospital
VP Information Security & CISO

Steve Lodin

Sallie Mae
Vice President, Information Security

Ingrid Lohneiss

Dole Food
Manager, IT Security Risk & Compliance

Kemas Ohale

Lippert Components
Vice President Global Information Security

Mitchell Parker

Indiana University Health

Eric Schmidt

Eskenazi Health
Information Security Officer

Kevin Sullivan

Director Global Information Security

Brad Swearingen

Trane Technologies
Director Product Security Assurance

James Yang


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

  1. Delivering Digital Innovation to Drive Value Across the Enterprise
  2. Maximizing Existing Resources to Optimize Emerging Costs
  3. Securing the Organization Through Advanced Technology Adoption

Upcoming Programs


July 23, 2024 | 1 hour

Indianapolis CISO Town Hall

Effective Leadership for Data Governance Modernization

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

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October 17, 2024 | 1 day

Indianapolis CISO Executive Summit

Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre

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

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