Advisory Board


The School of Information Technology's Advisory Board jointly serves as the Advisory Board for the Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense.


The Advisory Board meets foru times a year, once each quarter.  Please see below for some of our Board's meeting materials.

Advisory Board Members

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Michael Beck

Board of Directors, XOOPS Foundation

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Kris Brannock

EVP, Vertical Solutions, Inc. (VSI)

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Kim Brault

Director of Strategic Alliances, Technology, Fastpath Solutions, LLC

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Michael Butts

Senior Director, Health Carousel

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Patrick Clements

Founder & Managing Principal, Pinnacle Solutions Group

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Mike Coffey (Alumnus)

Principal Consulting Systems Engineer, World Wide Technology

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Jim Cunningham

Founder, Triannic LLC

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Ahmed ElQuosey

Senior Vice President, Link Development North America

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Anne Erpenbeck

National Workforce Transformation Director, Brooksource

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Michael Flood

Vice President, Strategic Pursuits, Wipro Digital Operations and Platforms

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Rob Fraley

Director, DevOps, 84.51

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Nick Goliath

Program Coordinator & Professional Recruiter, Brooksource

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Danny Hayes (Alumnus)

Information Technology Resource Manager, The Cincinnati Insurance Companies

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Rich Hill (Alumnus)

Sr Director of IT Architecture, FIS

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Stephen Jacobs

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Kevin Kampman

Senior Director, Gartner

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Michael Krzan

Program Manager, Vaco

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Andrej Kyselica

Principal Software Engineer, Microsoft

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Brian Lawhorn

Corporate Vice President & CISO, The Kroger Co.

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Charles Licata

Director, Information Technology, Western & Southern Life

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Thomas Martin

Founder, Director of Chaos & Clarity, NephōSec

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David McKain

Computer Science Teacher, Lakota East High School

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Hector Medina (Chair)

Global Technology Strategist, Microsoft

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Emily Morgan

VP, Security CISO, Coterie Insurance

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Mitchell Mustain

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Bunty Ranu (Alumnus)

Sr. Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft

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Eric Ridder (Alumnus)

Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, GE Aviation

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Doug Roden

Cyber Forensic Investigator, Miami Valley Labs

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Pete Roden

Senior Technical Account Manager, Microsoft

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Parminder Saini

President & CEO, ABS LLC

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Piyush Singh

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Gary Usleaman

Security Architect, FIS

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Mike Wells

2nd Vice President, Information Technology, Ameritas Life Insurance

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Kevin Westendorf

Cloud Enterprise Solution Architect, Accenture

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Gary Wilson (Alumnus)

Senior Director, Managed Services, Coupa Software