Information Security Officer, Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS)Tom Schankweiler is the Information Security Officer for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO). Schankweiler is leading efforts to infuse security practices into cloud-based services supporting the historic Affordable Care Act. He served from Oct 2008 – Oct 2010 as the CISO for DHHS\Office of the Secretary. He has a twelve year background in IT security management and C&A plus he brings a blended perspective applying security and privacy principles while supporting security initiatives for the US Coast Guard, Tri-Care service providers, and the Department of Defense. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional, (CISSP) and holds a B.S. in Information Technology and Project Management from Capella University.