David Finn, CISA, CISM, CRISC, is the Health Information Technology Officer for Symantec. He has more than 30 years experience in the planning, management, and control of information technology and business processes, and is focused on enabling operating efficiency and deriving business value through the optimization and control of technology. David is experienced in IT Governance and Control, Project Management, Systems Selection and Implementation, Business and IT Partnering, and IT Audit, Control and Security.
David holds a BA from the University of North Dakota and an MA from Angelo State University. In addition to previously serving on the national Board of HIMSS and on the Privacy and Security Committee of HIMSS, he currently serves on the Information Systems Audit and Control Association’s (ISACA’s) Professional Influence and Advocacy Committee (PIAC).
He previously served as the Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Information Services for Texas Children’s Hospital, one of the largest pediatric integrated delivery systems in the United States. He also served as the Privacy and Security Officer for Texas Children’s. Prior to that, he spent 7 years as a healthcare consultant with IMG/Healthlink and PwC, serving last as the EVP of Operations for Healthlink.
He has presented nationally and internationally on topics such as: project management, professional leadership and staff development, and privacy and security. He has contributed to and written articles about IT Management, Disaster Recovery and Security for journals such as CIO Digest, and Baseline.