Board Members

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Scott Laliberte, CISSP, CISM, MBA
Scott is a Managing Director with Protiviti Inc and leads its Mid-Atlantic Security Consulting Practice. Scott has delivered many different kinds of security services to a variety of clients in financial services, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and other industries. He has led and managed many security assessment, implementation, and management projects. Scott is a published author, accomplished speaker, and quoted subject matter expert in the area information systems security. Prior to becoming a consultant, Scott spent 9 years in the Coast Guard serving as Communications Officer and Operations Officer for two Cutters and Information Resource Management Officer for the Research and Development Center. Scott also enjoys training for marathons and triathlons, as well as coaching a youth track team.
Vice President
Paul is responsible for managing the day-to-day operation and effectiveness of security-related programs and initiatives as the Information Security Lead at Automotive Resources International. He assesses the cost of potential threats relative to cost of solutions required to eliminate, minimize, or mitigate threats. Paul is also responsible for customer responses in the IT RFP process. He works closely with all departments to ensure integrity of security procedures, systems, and policies. Before joining ARI, Paul was the Senior Information Security Risk Analyst at Independence Blue Cross. Before that he served as the Division Security Administrator at CIGNA. He also spent twelve years at CGU Insurance Company (formerly General Accident) where he held various positions including Security Administrator, Help Desk Specialist, and Actuarial Programmer. Paul has served on the board of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) for the last eight years. He has been the Vice President of that organization for the last three years. Paul and his wife Carolyn have four children. They range in ages from 11 to 20 years old. Besides his work, Paul enjoys spending time with his family.

John Filosa
John is a Major Account Manager for Palo Alto Networks. He is a Security professional with over 20 years of computer and network experience as a Major Account Manager, SE Manager, Consultant and Sales Engineer. Previous employers include Cisco, Sourcefire, Check Point Software Technologies and Verizon. He has worked extensively with large enterprise clients to understand their business requirements and recommend security solutions ranging from high performance security controls to governance, risk and compliance activities. John graduated from Drexel University with a BSEE and now serves on Drexel's College of Engineering Advisory Council. John enjoys spending free time with his wife Angela and their two children.

Richard Beyer
Rich has been involved in the computing industry since 1977 on both the vendor and client side. He has worked as a sales engineer and technical department manager during the infancy of the personal computing sector. He supported a wide variety of business, industrial and educational systems and designed and built specialty devices for scientific, industrial and educational uses. He also served as a system and networking consultant to the advertising, pre-press and printing industries before becoming the Technology Director of a pharmaceutical and healthcare marketing agency in 1997. Since 2009, he has focused his activities on security practices and forensics while also engaging in his private consulting practice. Rich holds a MBA in technology and electronic commerce and has certifications in data recovery (CDRE), network security (CEH & ECSA) and computer forensics (CHFI & CCFE). His professional associations include the IEEE and ACM and he has been a member of the ISSA since 2011. When he’s not reading yet another technical article or book, Rich enjoys playing the piano, tinkering with all things electronic, spending time with family and friends and trying to improve his recently acquired golf skills without doing damage to person or property.

Tim Gillin, CISSP
Web Chair
Tim is a security professional and has been working in the field since 2001, specializing in access controls, information security, operations, data security and privacy, disaster recovery, auditing and security program design and maintenance. Tim has earned a Bachelors degree in Business Administration and a Masters degree in Information Science, and has also earned his CISSP and MCSE certifications. Tim currently works as the Senior Manager, Information Security & Governance at Publicis Health and server as an adjunct security and networking faculty and subject matter expert at Drexel, Capella and Strayer Universities. Tim enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, as well as playing hockey.

Alicia Leone
Program Chair
Alicia’s first love as a ballet dancer, transitioned into a passion for technology in 1996. As a sales professional, she has primarily worked in the telecom carrier, cloud services and security spaces. In her role as a regional sales manager for Radware, Alicia works with service providers and medium to very large size enterprises who are concerned about protecting the availability of their applications, servers and Internet connectivity from Internet borne threats, such as; DDoS attacks. When she is not out saving the Philadelphia/New Jersey business community from the damage caused by cyber-attacks, she enjoys spending time with her two small children and learning new Cirque du Soleil style tricks on static trapeze and aerial silks.

Francine Roselli
Vendor Chair
Francine is a seasoned IT professional who has worked in the enterprise, healthcare, legal and education markets to build secure infrastructure, solutions and programs. As a Named Account Manager in PA/Delaware region for Optiv Security, she works with clients to align their business goals and enable their Security, Risk and Compliance programs and also works closely with the leading and emerging security partners. Francine is a graduate of Philadelphia University, and also serves as an Ambassador for the Learning to Lead / Girls take Charge non-profit in Villanova. Francine resides in West Chester with her husband, daughter and son. She is an avid gardener, enjoys kickboxing, cycling and traveling.

Al Rabady
Member Chair
Al serves as a Principal of Infinitive Insight, a boutique Management Consultancy, specializing in Technology Risk Management, IT Security, Strategic Enterprise Risk Management, Third Party Risk, and Internal Audit Support. Al is an experienced Technology Risk and Controls Professional. He possesses years of Big 4 Technology Risk and IT consulting leadership to client engagements, in the areas of IT External Audit, IT Internal Audit, IT Governance, IT Risk Assessments, SOC 1 and SOC 2 reporting, IT Vendor Risk Management, IT General Controls, IT Application Controls, and IT Strategy. Mr. Rabady passed the CISA certification exam in the top 5% of exam takers. Al is also pursuing the CSX Cybersecurity certification. He holds a leadership position in the Philadelphia Chapter of ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Controls Association). Mr. Rabady also holds an MBA from Temple University, and a BS in Management Science and Information Systems from Penn State University. In his spare time, Al enjoys spending time with his family and daughters, ages 7 and 2, and traveling.

Jim Cossaboom
Communications Chair
Jim is a security researcher and information security executive with experience in management consulting, banking and managed security services. Jim currently works as a senior manager for Deloitte Global, supporting their internal member firm infrastructure and focusing on global incident response and cyber threat intelligence. Jim holds a number of industry recognized certifications, including CISSP, EnCE, GREM, GCFA, GNFA, GWAPT and GAWN. He has a passion for data privacy, big data and data analytics. Jim lives in Delaware with his wife and three children, is an avid golfer and coaches his son’s soccer team.

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