VP - Chief Security & Technology Operations Officer
American Family Insurance
Sheldon is a technology thought-leader of 25 years focused on enabling business outcomes through technology and innovation. As Vice President - Chief Security & Technology Operations Officer at American Family Insurance, he leads the Enterprise Technology Group responsible for information risk management, cybersecurity, infrastructure, and cloud engineering for the American Family group of companies.
Previously, Sheldon served as VP & Global CISO of Dell Technologies, VP & CISO of Northwestern Mutual, and IT architecture leadership roles at Harley-Davidson and Abbott Laboratories. Sheldon has the distinction of leading industry recognized teams for enterprise architecture (Infoworld - 2012) and cybersecurity (IDG CSO50 - 2019). Sheldon is a veteran of the Wisconsin Army National Guard, earned a BA in Management from Concordia University Wisconsin, and MS in Organizational Leadership from Quinnipiac University.