Michael Rodriguez has over 20 years experience as an information technology leader in the telecommunications, higher education, IT, publishing, consulting, transportation and banking industries. He has held leadership roles at IBM, Capital One, Wells Fargo, Compass bank, and Western Illinois University and has taught technology classes at Bell Laboratories & the Illinois Institute of Technology. Michael has security leadership experience building information security organizations and programs. An accomplished presenter and information security strategist, has a track record of enabling business initiatives based on his philosophy of providing security solutions that protect the brand and are aligned to business objectives.
Industry Expertise (3)
Areas of Expertise (3)
North Central College, Naperville, IL: MS, Management Information Systems
- Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC)
- Illinois Partnership to Advance Technology in Higher Education (IPATHE)
- Educause, Infragard, The Greater IBM Connection, Bell Laboratories Alumni
Event Appearances (2)
How IT Security Organizations are Protecting Customer Data
CAMP IT Conference on Enterprise Risk /Security Management Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O'Hare) Illinois
Role of Law Enforcement in Assisting with Identity Theft
Crime and Criminal Intelligence Analysts Conference sponsored by Illinois Terrorism and Intelligence Center Chicago
Sample Talks (1)
Social Networking and Identity Theft
Does social media add to identity theft?
- Workshop Leader