Governing Body members represent the largest organizations in the region and create an influential community of CIOs. The support and participation of our region’s Fortune 1000 CIOs ensures that content and best-practice vendor sponsors are relevant and structured to deliver maximum value.

Chairs

Guy Brassard
SVP, ITS & Global CIO
Southwire Company
Dr. Curtis A. Carver Jr.
VP for IT and CIO
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Julia Davis
SVP & CIO
Aflac
Jay Ferro
EVP & CIO
EarthLink, Inc.
Calvin Rhodes
Executive Director & State CIO
Georgia Technology Authority

Governing Body

Will Alexander
VP of Information Systems
RaceTrac Petroleum, Inc.
Gary Brantley
CIO
DeKalb County School District
Cindy Breshears
Former CIO
Halyard Health (Formerly Kimberly Clark Healthcare)
Anil Cheriyan
Corporate EVP & CIO
SunTrust Banks, Inc.
Brad Cowles
CIO
HD Supply Inc.
Lee Crump
Group VP & CIO
Rollins, Inc.
Anne DeBeer
SVP, CFO & CIO
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
John Dunbar
VP, CIO
Atlantic American Corporation
Jay Fisher
CIO
Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services, Inc.
Alan Fralick
CIO
Oldcastle Materials
Dan Gustafson
CIO
Newell Brands
Ellen Holladay
SVP, CIO & Director, Operational Excellence
Motion Industries, Inc.
Jean Holley
Group SVP & CIO
Brambles, Ltd.
Sarah Ming Hsi
CIO
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority
Gail Hyde
VP and CIO
Habitat for Humanity International, Inc.
Jana Kanyadan
SVP & CIO
Mohawk Industries, Inc.
Robert Keefe
SVP, CTO and CIO
Mueller Water Products, Inc.
Bryson Koehler
EVP, CIO
Weather Channel, Inc.
Jeremy Legg
CTO
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Krish Mani
CIO
JELD-WEN
Michael Manos
CTO
First Data Corporation
John Martin
CIO
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Marie Mouchet
CIO
Colonial Pipeline Company
Vish Narendra
VP & CIO
Graphic Packaging International
John Pfeiffer
VP, Technology & CIO
Corrections Corporation of America
Karen Renner
CIO
Novelis Inc.
Bill Richards
VP of IT
McKee Foods
Randal Robison
SVP & CIO
Georgia-Pacific LLC
Samir Saini
Commissioner & CIO
City of Atlanta
Thomas Schreier
Managing Director, IT
Voya Financial
Janet Sherlock
SVP & CIO
Carter's, Inc.
Alan Sioberg
VP & CIO
GASOC
Ed Smith
CTO
AutoTrader.com
Alan Stukalsky
CIO, US
Randstad USA
Hilton Sturisky
CIO
Spirit Airlines, Inc.
Bob Toupin
CIO
BlueLinx Corporation
John Trainor
VP & CIO
Aaron's, Inc.
Bill VanCuren
CIO
NCR Corporation
Marcus Wasdin
CIO
Church's Chicken