Advisory Board

Meet the Advisory Board Members

CISQ's Advisory Board has 8 members. The Advisory Board meets quarterly to advise on the development, adoption, and deployment of standards. Each member offers unique and invaluable insights based on years of experience in industry or government managing software delivery, operations, and policy.


  • Mr. Paul Bentz

    Paul Bentz

    Director of Government and Industry Programs, CISQ

  • Prof. Herb Krasner

    Herb Krasner

    Retired Professor from the University of Texas at Austin

  • Don Davidson

    Former Chief of the Lifecycle Risk Management & Cybersecurity/Acquisition Integration Division of the U.S. Department of Defense

  • Robert Martin

    Senior Principal Engineer in Cyber Security Partnerships, MITRE

  • Mr. Siddharth “Sid” Pai

    Siddharth “Sid” Pai

    Strategic Advisor to CEOs, Investors and Boards

  • Ravi Mani

    Chief Transformation Officer, SLK Software

  • Steve Hall

    Steve Hall

    Partner & Member of ISG's Executive Board

  • Manuel Barbero

    VP and Chief Architect, Northwestern Mutual