OUR
SPEAKERS

Anthony Ambler

Dean, College of Technology, University of Houston

Kate Baucherel

Writer, Speaker, and Digital Strategist

Mikell Becker

VP of Sales, BLUE LANCE

Phil Beckett

Phil Beckett

CEO, HASA

Giovanni Capriglione

Member of the Texas House of Representatives

Amanda Crawford

Amanda Crawford

Executive Director and State of Texas Chief Information Officer, Texas Department of Information Resources

George Crawford

George Crawford

CIO/CISO, Partner,
Catapult Energy Services

Mary Dickerson

Mary Dickerson

Chief Information Security Officer, University of Houston, University of Houston System

Jack Hanagriff

Coordinator of the Regional Risk & Critical Infrastructure Protection Program.

Louanne Harvey

Louanne Harvey

CTE Chair, Digital Forensic Science/Cyber Security, Aldine Independent School District

Jason Haward

Jason Haward‑Grau

Managing Director, Cyber Security, KPMG

Peter Hill

Treasurer, InfraGard Houston

Kimberly Hubbard

MBA, MS, Instructional Dean, IT and Visual Communication, Lone Star College

Madhu Maganti

Madhu Maganti

Partner, ABIP Advisors, Cybersecurity & Technology Services group

Michael McCaul

Congressman, United States Representative for Texas

Mims Eric

Eric Mims 

CISSP, CCSP, Director, Enterprise IT Security & ISO, University of Houston-System – Information Security

Tom Moreno

Communications Team, Houston InfraGard Members Alliance

Stan Napper

Founding Dean of Engineering, Houston Baptist University

Mel Nevarez

Mel Nevarez

Manager Identity and Access Management and Compliance, CenterPoint Energy

Sean Otmishi

Dean, Digital Information Technology, Houston Community College

George Reeves

Cybersecurity Advisor with the U.S.

Elizabeth Rogers

Elizabeth Rogers

Partner, Michael Best

Andres Ruz

Andres Ruz

Chief Information Security Officer, 5 Factor Technology

Pierluigi Stella

Pierluigi Stella

CTO, Network Box USA, Inc

Andy Sawyer

Andy Sawyer 

CISSP, CISM, C|CISO | Chief of Security and Facilities, Locke Lord, LLP.

Peter Thomas

Peter Thomas

CTO, BLUE LANCE

Thorson Camaron

Camaron Thorson

Audit Partner, KPMG

Reva Verma

Reva Verma

CEO, reneka DIGITAL

Umesh Verma

Umesh Verma

Founder, Cyber Houston and CEO, BLUE LANCE

Jon Villanti

Jon Villanti

CISSP, Senior Vice President, Director of Information Security, Allegiance Bank

Madhu Maganti

Janna White

Special Agent (SA) InfraGard Coordinator for the Houston FBI Office

Kim Woodruff 

Kim Woodruff 

MBA, CISSP, CISM, President,
Houston InfraGard Members Alliance

Greg Wright

Greg Wright 

Advisor and Innovation Strategist for Technology Companies and Founder, Hatch Pitch

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