Chapter News

  • Panelists Announced For Sept. 20, 2018 Chapter Breakfast Meeting

    Panelist for the Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 breakfast meeting of the SIM Central Florida chapter include:

    Ken Lawrence has more than 20 years in IT which includes extensive experience in the many facets of information technology such as Networks, IT Systems, ERP, Security, Data Centers and Cloud convergence.   Ken got his start while spending 15 years in the military where he focused on global support for Special Operations.  Since then, he has held numerous leadership roles (Technical Integrator, Director of IT operations and Director of Infrastructure) with ZeroChaos, Wabash National, Eli Lily Pharmaceuticals, and the State of Indiana.  Along with his titles, Ken also holds various certifications including CISSP, CCNA, and MCITP, ITILv3.  

    Elvis Moreland, CISSP-ISSEP, CGEIT, CISM is a Computerworld Premier 100 IT leader who specializes in Cyber Risk Management. He is a cyber-risk management thought leader with experience in both public and private sectors with leadership roles that include VP-Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Deputy Chief Security Officer. He is currently a divisional Chief Security Officer for a fortune 500 company and pursuing an Executive MBA at the University of Central Florida where he is also assisting the UCF Office of Research and Commercialization establish a groundbreaking FISMA, HIPAA and NIST based Cyber Risk Management Program along with a dedicated research network environment.

    Clive Whittaker, CISSP is a Security first Data Center specialist for Dell Technologies, for 25 years Clive has assisted organizations of all sizes to incorporate Security and compliance into every component of the infrastructure. A fortune 100 company said "Clive is a trusted adviser, coach and partner to our Security team. He has lowered risk, improved operational efficiency and saved us millions."
    He believes that Security is not a department but a way of operating.

    Moderator Lee Bailey is Acting Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)at ABC Fine Wine and Spirits and also Director of Infrastructure. He has been with ABC since September 2014.