Rob Ferrill, AVP/CISO, UAB. Rob is a Graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems. He currently holds the CISSP certification and a number of others previously. Rob has 26+ years of experience in IT with the last 20 being focused on Information Security. Rob leads a team of security professionals at UAB responsible for developing, maintaining, overseeing, and operating security tools, processes, and policies. Rob oversees the protection of information assets via security event management, risk management, technology reviews and incident response / digital forensics.