Information Security Advisory Workgroup


The Information Security Advisory Workgroup is charged as follows:

  • Recommend a framework to develop and align information security strategies with UF’s mission and objectives, including, applicable laws and regulations, requirements.
  • Recommend procedures for IT systems and practice at UF lead to lower risk and less exposure of information and IT resources. Procedures and practice may include appropriate technical infrastructure and security controls in the UF’s IT environment.
  • Assist in identifying and classifying information.
  • Assess and evaluate security incident management and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Recommend procedures that increase the security of business continuity and recovery plans.


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Information Security Advisory Workgroup Membership
Officers Electronic Mail Address Title Organization
Patrick Traynor, Ph.D. - Chair Professor
John H. and Mary Lou Dasburg Preeminent Chair in Engineering
Associate Chair for Research
UF Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering
Regular Members Electronic Mail Address Title Organization
Robert F. Donnell, M.D. Associate Professor
Assistant Dean for Clinical Informatics
UF Health Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO)
Human Resource Services
Terra DuBois Chief Compliance, Ethics, and Privacy Officer UF Compliance and Ethics
Greg Kiker, Ph.D. Professor and Graduate Coordinator UF Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Colin Mailloux Senior Counsel UF Office of the General Counsel
Carol McMahon, J.D. Director, Privacy UF Compliance and Ethics
Brook Mercier Assistant Vice President for Human Resources UF Human Resources
Dhanesh Raniga Chief Audit Executive UF Office of Internal Audit
Area Expert Members (ex-officio) Electronic Mail Address Title Organization
Rob Adams Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) UF Information Technology
Avi Baumstein Manager, Information Assuance (IA) UF Information Technology
Stephanie Koberlein IRM Program Management Team Lead UF Information Technology