Current Committees

Technology Committee

The Technology Committee is responsible for advancing discussion and pursuing education on technological issues that affect the member organizations.

  • Pursue and solicit educational seminars on current and emerging technology.
  • Bring technology issues to the Council for discussion.
  • Coordinate discussion between the technical staff of member organizations on technology issues and developments.

Technology Committee Members:
Scott Mayers, Chairperson


Conference Committee

The CISD Conference Committee is responsible for all activities relative to planning and conducting the annual CISD Conference.

  • Develop conference agenda and solicit speakers, manage registration for attendees and vendors, prepare registration materials.
  • Coordinate with Hotel regarding main presentation hall, Exhibit area, security, meals and breaks, etc.
  • Provide Audio/Visual support, conference signage, and other conference support activities.

Conference Committee Members:
Fred Piazza, Conference Chair
Danny Ragan, Conference Moderator
Scott Mayers, Speaker/Presentation Coordinator
Lata Johnson, Hotel and Food Coordinator
Earl Thornton, Audio/Visual & Network
David Dupree, Vendor Registration Coordinator
Earl Thornton, Attendee Registration Coordinator
Fred Piazza, Program Coordinator
David Alexander, Sponsors Coordinator


Program Committee

The Program committee is responsible for developing a plan for monthly CISD meeting topics and publicizing to the membership

  • Interact with Membership/Marketing to better inform members on upcoming topics
  • Secure and advertise speakers for the CISD monthly meetings
  • Poll members seeking input for topics and speakers
  • Actively seek out presenters on relevant new technologies and management practices

Program Committee Members:
Brent LeBlanc, Chairperson