Governing Body members are responsible for the strategic direction of the CIO Executive Summit. The support and participation of our region's Fortune 1000 CIOs, along with the top government and academic CIOs, ensures that each of the conference sessions, speakers and best practice vendor sponsors are relevant, timely and structured to deliver maximum value.

Chairs

David Barnes
SVP & CIO
UPS
Dr. Curtis A. Carver, Jr.
Vice Chancellor & CIO
University System of Georgia
Martin Davis
EVP, Technology & Operations Group
Wells Fargo & Company
Kathy Owen
SVP & CIO
Unum
Gerald Shields
SVP & CIO
Aflac

Governing Body

J.L. Albert
CIO
Georgia State University
Robert Bennett
SVP & CIO
Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
Andrew Black
VP, IS & CIO
Stein Mart, Inc.
Becky Blalock
SVP & CIO
Southern Company
Dedra Cantrell RN
CIO
Emory Healthcare, Inc
Mark Chaffin
CIO
Acosta, Inc
Nick Coussoule
SVP & CIO
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
John Crowley
CIO
Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Anne DeBeer
SVP, CFO & CTO
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Dr. Rajeev Dhawan
Director, Economic Forecasting Center
Georgia State University
Carl Duhnoski
CIO
PSS World Medical, Inc.
Jay Ferro
VP & CIO
AIG Aviation
Andy Flatt
SVP & CIO
HealthSpring, Inc.
Ellen Holladay
SVP, CIO & Director, Operational Excellence
Motion Industries, Inc.
Dale Langley
SVP & CIO
U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
Larry Lewark
President & CIO
Macy's, Inc.
Lynn Lovelady
General Manager, IT
Energen
Kelvin Mason
CIO
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Bob McClure
VP & CIO
Mirant Corporation
B. Scott McGlaun
SVP & CIO
BlueCross BlueShield of Alabama
Patrick Moore
State CIO & Executive Director
State of Georgia
Partha Mukherjee
CIO
Church's Chicken
Joseph Pekala
VP & CIO
Graphic Packaging International
John Pfeiffer
VP, Technology & CIO
Corrections Corporation of America
Bill Richards
Director of Corporate IS
McKee Foods
Don Riley
CIO & SVP, Logistics
Mohawk Industries, Inc.
Thomas Roach
General Manager, IT
Porsche Cars North America
Jeffrey Roman
VP, IS & Business Development
Interface, Inc
Jim Seligman
CIO
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Randy Senn
CIO
SCANA Corporation
Brian Shield
EVP & CIO
The Weather Channel
Larry Shutzberg
VP & CIO
Evergreen Packaging
Paul Stecher
VP & CIO
RockTenn
Cindy Tierney
SVP & CIO
Beazer Homes USA, Inc.
Mitch Walters
VP, IT
Rayonier Inc.
Robert Webb
CIO
Hilton Hotels Corporation
Barbara White
CIO & Associate Provost
The University of Georgia
Rocky Wiggins
CIO & SVP
AirTran Airways