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 Behen
Chief Information Officer
State of Michigan
Mamatha Chamarthi
VP & CIO
CMS Energy Corporation
Jamal Farhat
VP & CIO
BorgWarner Inc.
Joey Miller
VP, Global Information Technology
Magna International Inc.
Randy Mott
Senior Vice President, Global Information Technology & Chief Information Officer
General Motors Company
Stephen Pickett
Senior VP & CIO
Penske Corporation
Ron Utterbeck
CIO, GE Corporate & Managing Director - AMSTC
General Electric Company

Governing Body

Claudia Allen
VP & Regional CIO, Ascension Health IS, VP & CIO
St. John Providence Health System
Steven Ambrose
VP & CIO
DTE Energy Company
Gary Baker
Sr. VP & CTO, IT
Flagstar Bancorp, Inc.
Tom Bartol
Executive Director of IT
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.
Dr. Nicholas Bell
CIO, Global Product Developmentle Solutions IT & Global Product Development
General Motors Company
Phillip Bertolini
Deputy County Executive & CIO
Oakland County
Cliff Burgess
Director, Information Technology
Gentex Corporation
Steve Carrington
SVP and CIO
Valassis Communications, Inc.
Timothy Cox
Process Information Officer, Global Product Development
General Motors Company
Mark Cybulski
CIO
ZF North America, Inc.
Charlotte Decker
VP & CTO
The Auto Club Group - AAA
Daryl Dellinger
CIO, North America
Continental Automotive Systems
Gary Desai
VP and CIO, Consumer Products Group
Honeywell International Inc.
Hans Erickson
SVP, IT & CIO
Detroit Regional Chamber
Jef Fisk
Director, IT
Kaiser Aluminum Corporation
Kristy Folkwein
VP & CIO Global Business Services
Dow Corning Corporation
Vince Francone
SVP, CTO, Credit Union Solutions
Fiserv, Inc.
Alston German
VP & CIO, Vehicle Components Segment
Federal-Mogul Corporation
Shailendrra Guptaa
Director, IS Strategy, Architecture & Vendor Mgmt
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.
Gary Harvey
VP, IT
Blue Cross And Blue Shield Of Michigan
Linglong He
CIO
Quicken Loans Inc.
Tim Heffron
VP HR & CIO
Meritor, Inc.
Dennis Hodges
CIO
Inteva Products LLC
Diane Jones
CIO & CSO
Detroit Public Schools
David Kepler
EVP, Bus. Services, Chief Sustainability Officer, CIO
The Dow Chemical Company
Greg Knott
Vice President, IT
Ryder System, Inc.
M.S. Krishnan Ph.D.
Joseph Handleman Professor of Information Systems and Innovation
The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
Brenda Laird
EVP & CIO
Delta Dental of Michigan
Ruthanne Largent
AVP, IT
MGM Grand Detroit
Annette Marcath
VP & CIO
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Timothy McCabe
VP & CIO
Delphi Automotive
Sherry McKenzie
AVP, IT
Auto-Owners Insurance Group
George Molchan
VP & CIO, Corporate Processes & Information Management
Freudenberg NOK Sealing Technologies
Bob Montgomery
CIO
Oakland Community College
Steffen Mueller-Urbaniak
Director, Americas IT
Ford Motor Company
Patrick O'Hare
SVP & CIO
Spectrum Health
Michael Osment
VP & CIO
Taubman
Kevin Parlette
VP of IT & CIO
Dana Holding Corporation
Arjay Patrick
Director, IT
Michigan Education Special Services Association
Laura Patterson
CIO & Associate VP Information & Technology Services
University of Michigan
Paul Peabody
VP & CIO
Bronson Healthcare Group
Rachelle Putnam
Manager, Information Resource Management
General Dynamics Land Systems Inc.
Sam Quick
CIO
Affinia Group, Inc.
Dan Rainey
CIO
Detroit Water & Sewerage Department
Steve Robert
CIO
Billhighway
Gary Robertson
President
Robertson Partners
Dave Rodgers
VP & CIO
Meijer, Inc.
Joe Sawasky
CIO
Wayne State University
Abdallah Shanti
EVP & Group CIO Region Americas
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Brad Sheppard
Director of IT Central Services
Guardian Industries Corp.
Dee Slater
CIO & VP of Supply Chain & Shared Services
Wolverine World Wide, Inc.
Paula Smith
SVP & CIO
Oakwood Healthcare, Inc.
Judy Snyder
SVP & CIO
Kelly Services, Inc.
Subra Sripada
EVP, Chief Administrative and Information Officer
Beaumont Health System
Lisa Steedman
Global IT Director
Metaldyne Corporation
Les Tolley
Director, IT
IAC Group
Paula Tolliver
SVP, IS
The Dow Chemical Company
Kevin Toren
CIO
Gordon Food Service
Doug Wiescinski
CIO
Plante & Moran, LLP
Krischa Winright
CIO, Priority Health & VP-Information Services; Priority Health CIO
Spectrum Health