Local Chapters of the FAIR Institute provide the opportunity to meet with your peers across a variety of industries in your geographical area to learn from each other’s expertise and operational practices and to exchange views on possible applications of FAIRTM.

Together, you will advance your knowledge of FAIRTM and expand its range of applications.

To view and RSVP to upcoming chapter meetings, you must be a FAIR Institute Member with an account in our member community, LINK. To join the FAIR Institute, please sign up here. If you have any issues or questions, please contact memberservices@fairinstitute.org.

Contact Us for Information about Joining a Local Chapter

Contact Us for Further Information


Greater Washington, DC Area

Co-Chair: Chip Block, VP, Evolver Inc.

San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Chair: Tony Martin-Vegue, Senior Information Security Risk Engineer, Netflix

Chicago, IL

Chair: George Quinlan, Senior Manager – Security & Privacy, Protiviti

Greater Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

Chair: Josh Marker, Security Risk Manager, SAP

Pittsburgh, PA

Chair: Greg Rothauser, Cyber Risk Quantification Tech Lead, Freddie Mac

Atlanta Chapter

Chair: Donna Gallaher, President & CEO, New Oceans Enterprises, LLC

St. Louis Chapter

 Co-Chair: Nathan Thomack, Manager, Cyber Security Risk Management, Emerson

Co-Chair: Nicholas Corzine, Manager, Quantitative Cyber Risk Analysis, Centene

Greater Ohio Chapter

 Co-Chair: Mike Radigan, Cyber Risk Advisor, Cisco

Co-Chair: Joe Tanner, Information Risk Management Lead, Nationwide Insurance

Houston Chapter

 Co-Chair: Michael Lewis, Policy and Framework Advisor, Chevron

Co-Chair: Ashish Shah, Team Lead - Risk Assessment, Chevron

Kansas City Chapter

 Co-Chair: Michael Kromm, IT Governance, Risk, and Compliance Manager,  The Kansas City Southern Railway Company

Co-Chair: Michael Meis, Associate CISO, University of Kansas Health System

European Chapter

Co-Chair: Christophe Foret, President, C-Risk

Co-Chair: Tom Callaghan, Co-Founder and Managing Director, C-Risk

Larger Australia Chapter

Co-Chair: Denny Wan, Cyber Security Risk Expert, Security Express

Co-Chair: Jason Ha, CISO, ETHAN

Co-Chair: Helen Teixeira, Senior Manager, PwC Australia

Middle East and Africa Chapter

Co-Chair: Mohamed Abdul Rahim, Managing Director, Octo Security - Octopian Global Services

Co-Chair: Adham Etoom, Director of Policy & Compliance, National Cyber Security Center of Jordan

Join a Local Chapter

Apply to become a FAIR Institute member and join your peers at one of the local Chapters. 

Upon membership approval, you will receive notification for future meetings.



If there is not a local chapter close to you, consider starting one in your area.

apply to become a fair chapter chair