The Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center Announces Board Members and Leadership Colin Anderson, Levi Strauss, Assumes Chair

Washington, DC—At its annual Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit in Denver last week, the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC) voted on leadership for its Board of Directors. Colin Anderson, vice president of IT & global chief information security officer at Levi Strauss & Co., assumes the position of chairman, as Jim Cameli, chief information security officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance, completes his term and assumes the past chair position. Scott Howitt, senior vice president & chief information security officer of MGM Resorts International, was elected as vice chair; and David Spooner, senior vice president & chief information security officer of The TJX Companies, as treasurer.

“Past Chair Jim Cameli led the R-CISC from its inception to the great position it is in today,” said Chair Colin Anderson. “I look forward to continuing the work with my fellow board members, with Suzie and her team, and with the R-CISC membership.”

“Our board members embody the spirit of our sharing community, and bring talent, expertise and energy to the table. We are fortunate to have them with us as we continue to strengthen the retail and consumer-facing cyber intelligence community,” Suzie Squier, executive director of the R-CISC said following the elections.

R-CISC Board of Directors:

Officers

Colin Anderson, Chair
Vice President, IT & Global Chief Information Security Officer, Levi Strauss & Co.

Scott Howitt, Vice Chair
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer, MGM Resorts International

David Spooner, Treasurer
Senior Vice President & Global Chief Information Security Officer, The TJX Companies, Inc.

Grant Sewell, Secretary
Manager, Global Information Security, Scotts Miracle-Gro Company

Jim Cameli, Past Chair

Vice President, WBA Global Chief Information Security Officer, Walgreens Boots Alliance

Suzie Squier
Executive Director, Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center

Directors

Ken Athanasiou, Director
Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer, AutoNation

Dave Estlick, Director
Chief Information Security Officer, Starbucks

Roseann Larson, Director

Rich Noguera, Director
Chief Information Security Officer, Gap, Inc.

Lauren Dana Rosenblatt, Director
Executive Director, Interim/Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, The Estée Lauder Companies

Warren Steytler, Director
Chief Information Security Officer & Vice President, IT Engineering & Operations, Lowe’s Companies, Inc.