Adam Ford is the chief information security officer for the state of Illinois.
State Leadership of the Year
Adam Ford is the chief information security officer for the state of Illinois. Ford has served the state of Illinois for more than 20 years in various roles. Most recently, Ford’s role as CISO was cemented as the statewide leader of information security operations. In the role, Ford is charged with collaborating with Illinois state agencies and municipalities on cybersecurity and overall information security practices.