Tina LaCroix-Hauri is the President and Practice Leader-CISO Advisory Services for Bradford Garrett Group a full service Security Consulting Group. Formerly the CISO for the City of Chicago, Global CISO for Aon, CIO of Kudoz.com, Director of Enterprise Risk Management for Discover Financial Services, Tina brings a considered and practical viewpoint to the executive core. Currently Tina is also an Adjunct Professor and member of the Industry Advisory Board of the Master of Science in Information Technology, McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University directly impacting future IT Leaders. As Cofounder of the Chicago CISO Networking group, President Emeritus of the Chicago Chapter of the ISSA, former Executive Board Member of AITP, and Co-Founder of the Chicago CISO of the Year Award program, Tina continuously works to elevate the position of, respect for and viability of the role of the CISO.
Ms. Hauri holds an MBA from the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University of Chicago and a Bachelors degree from Northwestern University. She has completed ongoing professional educational programs in Executive Financial and Strategic Leadership at Boston University, with the American Bankers Association, and Executive Education coursework at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management. She is a graduate of the Society of Information Management (SIM) Mid-Atlantic Regional Learning Forum.