Donna Kidwell

Chief Information Security Officer

Donna’s commitment to building relationships within a trust-based organization aligns with the IT@UofT vision. Her approach to cyber security is not just about protecting assets, but also about enabling a framework for innovation, learning, discovery and strengthening ties with key national partners such as CANARIE/CanSSOC. This perspective is crucial as we execute our Information Security Strategic Plan and continue to advance the University’s mission in a digitally connected world. As U of T’s CISO and Deputy CIO, Donna is set to have a transformative impact as she champions a secure, agile and resilient digital future for our community.

Deyves Fonseca

Associate Director, Operations

Kalyani Khati

Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives

Sue McGlashan

Research Information Security Lead

Unit information security leads

David Annable

Citizen Lab ISL

Michael Chun

Temerty Faculty of Medicine

Aaron Lane

Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education

Akshat Mishra

University of Toronto Mississauga

Byron Qu

The Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy

John Stewart

University of Toronto Scarborough

Shawn Winnington-Ball


Information Security Council

The Information Security Council (ISC), established through policy, ensures broad consultation in planning and decision-making processes for information security.


Deepa Kundur

Professor and Chair, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Bo Wandschneider

Chief Information Officer

ISC working groups

The ISC has established five working groups. These groups include representatives from across the tri-campus community and are tasked with executing specific mandates provided by the ISC.