Category: Rising Star

Name: Mitchell Greenfield

Title: Associate Director, Enterprise Information Protection (EIP) | Program Governance and Oversight

Company: Humana

Why nominated: Mitchell Greenfield is constantly exploring the latest threats to corporate data and demonstrates his thought leadership by taking the stage at major industry events like NH-ISAC and the UC Santa Cruz Cybersecurity Summit.

Profile: Greenfield has been with Humana for 10 years, serving in architect roles, and prior to that conducting ethical hacking and penetration testing, with responsibilities including business partners and acquisitions. He has held certifications as a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT) and currently Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA). Greenfield is past president for the Kentuckiana chapter of ISACA.

Greenfield began his foray into cybersecurity at Indiana University Bloomington, where he earned a BS in informatics and an MS in Information systems. His first job was at Travelers, with stops at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Privva before finally landing at Humana in 2007.

What colleagues say: “Mitch is dedicated to keeping Humana’s sensitive data secure while leveraging the cloud to accelerate Humana’s business. It is refreshing to work with someone like Mitch who has the maturity to differentiate the interesting from the useful, the experience to know what is important, and the innovative spirit to push the envelope and adopt new technologies.”

 – Rajiv Gupta, SVP, cloud business unit, McAfee