The ICIT Fellows Program

ICIT Fellows are an elite group of nationally recognized cybersecurity and national security leaders who acutely understand the power of meaningful engagement and recognize the importance of the ICIT mission.  The primary responsibility of an ICIT Fellow is to share their expertise with legislative, public, and private sector community members by engaging in various ICIT research publications, briefings, and events. Current ICIT Fellows include: 

  • Parham Eftekhari, Executive Director, ICIT / Chair, ICIT Fellows Program

  • Michael Aisenberg, Principal Cyber Policy Counsel, MITRE Center for National Security

  • Major General (Ret.) Joseph Brendler Sr., Former Chief of Staff, U.S. Cyber Command

  • Ryan Brichant, Global CTO, Critical Infrastructure, Forescout

  • Jon Brickey, SVP Cybersecurity, Mastercard

  • Jack Clark, CISO, HP

  • Cesar Cerrudo, CTO, IOActive

  • Don Davidson, Frm. Deputy Director Cybersecurity Risk Management & SCRM, DoD / Director Cyber-SCRM Synopsys

  • Darren Death, Vice President, Information Security and CISO, ASRC Federal

  • Jerry Davis, Former CIO NASA Ames Reserach Center

  • Dr. Cris V. Ewell, CISO, University of Washington Medicine

  • Phil Ferraro, CISO, NetApp

  • Malcolm Harkins, Former CISO Intel / Chief Security & Trust Officer, Cymatic

  • Daryl Hagley, Director, Mission Assurance & Deterrence, Office of the Principal Cyber Advisor to SECDEF, DoD

  • Joyce Hunter, Former CIO, Policy and Planning, USDA

  • Ernie Magnotti, CISO, Leonardo DRS

  • David McNeely, Chief Strategy Officer, Centrify

  • Don Maclean, Chief Security Strategist, DLT

  • Kirk Nahra, Partner, Wilmer Hale

  • Jim Routh, CSO, Mass Mutual

  • Travis Rosiek, Chief Technology & Strategy Officer, BluVector, a Comcast Compnay

  • Rob Roy, CTO, Micro Focus Government Solutions

  • Pete Slade, CTO, ThreatWarrior

  • Dave Summit, CISO, Moffit Cancer Center

  • Dr. Barry West, Former Acting CIO, DHS

  • Laura Whitt-Winyard, Global CISO, DLL

Experts from critical infrastructure sector and technology organizations who meet Fellow Program requirements are eligible to apply to become and ICIT Fellow.