Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Health-ISAC) is Pleased to Announce the Results of Its 2023 Board of Directors Election

Health-ISAC's logo

Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Health-ISAC), a global, Member-driven non-profit that is the healthcare sector’s trusted community for sharing cyber and physical security information, released the results of its recent Board elections.

The Board of Directors reflects a diverse mix of healthcare delivery stakeholders in various subsectors of the industry. Directors generally serve a 3-year term. The period coverage runs from December 1, 2023, through November 30, 2024. Health-ISAC’s Board members serve in a voluntary capacity to provide strategic governance and direction for Health-ISAC’s community based upon their experience and expertise as security leaders in healthcare organizations within the Health and Public Health (HPH) sector. 

“We welcome our new Board members, are pleased to have our returning incumbent members, and extend our thanks and deep appreciation to outgoing board member Dr. Adrian M. Mayers (Premera Blue Cross) for his significant contributions and service to Health-ISAC”, says Denise Anderson, Health-ISAC President and CEO. “I look forward to working with the Board to continue the success and growth of our wonderful and vital community.” 

Newly elected and re-elected Board Members:

  • Brad Carvellas – VP and CISO, The Guthrie Clinic 
  • Gregory Barnes – Chief Information Security Officer, Highmark Health 
  • Nancy Brainerd –Deputy CISO and Senior Director of Cyber Defense, Medtronic
  • Terrence Rice – VP, IT Risk Management and CISO, Merck & Co.
  • Brian Cincera – SVP and CISO, Pfizer

The Board of Directors is as follows: 

  • Tarik Rahmanovic – Sr. Principal Scientist, AbbVie
  • Anahi Santiago – CISO, ChristianaCare
  • Scott T. Nichols – Global Product Security Leader, Danaher
  • Brad Carvellas – VP and CISO, The Guthrie Clinic
  • TJ Bean – Director of CyberSecurity – Information Protection and Security, HCA Healthcare
  • Gregory Barnes – Chief Information Security Officer, Highmark Health
  • Roisin Suver – AVP, Cyber Threat Intelligence, Humana 
  • Michael McNeil – SVP and Global CISO, McKesson
  • Nancy Brainerd –Deputy CISO and Senior Director of Cyber Defense, Medtronic
  • Terrence Rice – VP, IT Risk Management and CISO, Merck & Co.
  • Rishi Tripathi – CISO, Mount Sinai Health System
  • Brian Cincera – SVP and CISO, Pfizer
  • Dirk de Wit – Head of Product Security, Phillips
  • Sahan Fernando – CISO, Rady Children’s Hospital and Health Center

The newly elected board will be installed at Health-ISAC’s Fall Americas Summit in San Antonio, Texas, November 27 - December 1, 2023. 


Health-ISAC — a non-profit, private sector, member-driven organization — plays an essential role in providing situational awareness around cyber and physical security threats to the Healthcare Sector so that companies can detect, mitigate, and respond to ensure operational resilience. Health-ISAC connects thousands of healthcare security professionals worldwide to share peer insights, real-time alerts, and best practices in a trusted, collaborative environment. As the go-to source for timely, actionable, and relevant information, Health-ISAC is a force-multiplier that enables healthcare organizations of all sizes to enhance situation awareness, develop effective mitigation strategies and proactively defend against threats every single day.

Source: Health-ISAC

About Health-ISAC

Health-ISAC: Global non-profit uniting healthcare stakeholders, sharing critical threat intelligence, and fostering cyber resilience through timely information and best practices.

226 North Nova Road , #Suite 391
Ormond Beach, Florida


More Press Releases