John Borne


John Borne is Deputy CIO and Executive Director for Information Security and Risk at Louisiana State University. He earned an MS in Information Systems from LSU, and a BS in Computer Science from Nicholls State University. As Executive Director, he is responsible for guiding strategy related to information security, risk, and emergency management at LSU.  Some of the initiatives John has been involved in recently include building an autonomous risk management program, identity and access management, enterprise systems replacement, emergency notification systems, 2FA, PKI, business continuity, outsourcing, email archiving and eDiscovery, DOD research compliance, property restoration strategy, and Cloud-based solutions.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Helping Secure the Internet with DNSSEC
    • Article

    The Domain Name System (DNS) suffers from vulnerabilities that when exploited can have devastating effects on the affected institutions and their communities.

EDUCAUSE Presentations



EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • Security Professionals Conference 2013 Program Committee
    • Member: 2012 - 2013