NACD Board Leadership Conference NACD Chapter System

04/10/15 | San Antonio | Cybersecurity and Board Oversight

San Antonio Program
April 10, 2015
San Antonio, TX


  Cyber Security and Boardroom Implications
  NIST - Cyber Security Framework
  Hack to the Future - 10 Cyber Risk Developments in 2015
  Lockton_With New Cybersecurity Approach, Can Insurers Meet Demand
  Christopher Dawson - Texas CEO Magazine After the Hack

Location and Time


Westin Riverwalk
420 W. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205 Phone: 210-224-6500

7:00 am Registration / Networking / Breakfast Buffet Opens
7:30 am Breakfast / Roundtable Introductions and Topic Discussion
7:50 am Program Presentation Begins
8:30 am Audience Q&A
9:00 am Adjourn Presentation

9:15 am Final Networking

Speaker Spotlight


David Newman

David Neuman is the Senior Director of Information Security Operations at Rackspace. He has over 30 years of experience in information security, technology and cyber defense operations. His experience is concentrated in strategy development and operational program execution to identify, characterize and mitigate advanced persistent cyber threats to business goals, assets and organizational brand

Gary McAlum

Gary McAlum is USAA’s Chief Security Officer. His responsibilities include: Information Security and Privacy, Enterprise Fraud and Anti-Money Laundering Management, Business Continuation Planning, Corporate Investigations, and Physical Security services. Prior to joining the USAA team in February 2010, he completed 25 years of service in the US Air Force and spent a short time with Deloitte & Touche, LLP in Washington DC.

Maj. Gen. Suzanne “Zan” Vautrinot

Suzanne “Zan” Vautrinot is President of Kilovolt Consulting Inc. and a retired Major General of the U.S. Air Force, with three decades of experience in space and cyber operations. She retired as Commander, 24th Air Force and Air Forces Cyber Command where she oversaw a multi-billion dollar cyber enterprise; leading a workforce of 14,000 military, civilian and contractor personnel, while supporting 850,000 customers and conducting cyber operations worldwide. Zan previously served as Deputy Commander for the nation’s Network Warfare Command and was instrumental in the establishment and early operation of US Cyber Command. She is universally respected as a motivational leader and change agent. As a cyber subject matter expert, she addresses technical, business and university forums, guides key task forces, and has testified before Congress. She currently advises industry, academia as well as government agencies and laboratories on Cybersecurity strategy, technology innovation and workforce development. Zan presently serves on the Boards of Directors for Wells Fargo, Symantec Corporation, ECOLAB Inc., and Parsons Corporation. She is also an advisor to the Air Force Doctrine Advisory Group, America300, the University of Texas Pre-Freshman Engineering Program, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Uniformed Services Benefit Association. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Air Force Academy and Master of Science degree from the University of Southern California. She also graduated from the Air Command and Staff College and Air War College, and was a National Security Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.



2 NACD collaborative credits

Question about this Event?

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