Nancy Bentley, Northwestern Mutual, DRI2019 Speaker

Nancy Bentley

Senior Director of Corporate Security and Enterprise Business Continuity, Northwestern Mutual

Nancy Bentley is the Senior Director of Corporate Security and Enterprise Business Continuity. In this role, she leads a team responsible for the strategy, operational excellence and execution of efforts related to risk management including safety, security, crisis management and enterprise business continuity. Bentley has been with Northwestern Mutual for over 30 years with extensive systems leadership experience. She was a key leader in establishing the Enterprise Business Continuity program, the original Crisis Management team / plans and creating an enterprise wide security team supporting corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and additional sites in Wisconsin, New York and Arizona.

Bentley received her Management Information Systems and Mathematics degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She is a graduate of the Regional Leadership Forum and has her CBCP, LOMA and ACS designations with honors. She has facilitated internal and external leadership development programs. Nancy currently is on the Conference Board of Chief Security Officers and a selected member of the Global Security Executive Roundtable.