Todd Fitzgerald has built and led information Fortune 500/large company security programs for 20 years. He was named 2016–17 Chicago CISO of the Year, ranked Top 50 Information Security Executive, authored four books — CISO Compass: Navigating Cybersecurity Leadership Challenges with Insights from Pioneers (2019), Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard, CISO Leadership: Essential Principles for Success, E-C Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer Body of Knowledge — and contributed to a dozen others. Prior senior leadership includes SVP, CAO Information Security Northern Trust, Global CISO Grant Thornton International, Ltd., Global CISO ManpowerGroup, Medicare Security Officer/External Audit Oversight WellPoint (now Anthem) Blue Cross Blue Shield-National Government Services, CISO North & Latin America Zeneca/Syngenta, and senior IT leadership positions with IMS Health and American Airlines. Todd earned a B.S. in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and an MBA with highest honors from Oklahoma State University.