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

David Behen
CIO
State of Michigan
Mamatha Chamarthi
VP & CIO
TRW Automotive
Jamal Farhat
VP & CIO
BorgWarner
Richard Hook
SVP & CIO
Penske Corporation
Joey Miller
VP, Global Information Technology
Magna
Randy Mott
SVP Global IT & CIO
General Motors Company
Stephen Pickett
Senior VP & CIO
Penske Corporation

Governing Body

Steven Ambrose
VP & CIO
DTE Energy
Gary Baker
SVP & CTO
Flagstar Bank
Dr. Nicholas Bell
CIO, Global Product Dev.
General Motors Company
Phillip Bertolini
Deputy County Exec. & CIO
Oakland County
Dennis Boecker
Vice President Information Technology Americas, CI/AM
Bosch
Mark Bradbury
VP & CIO
Federal-Mogul Powertrain, Inc.
David Buttery
Director, Americas IT
Ford Motor Company
Mark Cybulski
CIO
ZF North America
David Decker
VP, IT
Johnson Controls
Daryl Dellinger
CIO, North America
Continental
Gary Desai
VP & CIO
Federal-Mogul Motorparts
Kristy Folkwein
VP & CIO Global Bus. Svcs.
Dow Corning Corporation
Joseph Francis
SVP & CIO
Detroit Medical Center
Vince Francone
VP, IT
Fiserv, Inc.
Crispin Guerster
Director, IT
MAHLE North America
Vicki Harper
Director, IT
Acument Global Technologies
Candace Hayden
SVP, IT
Hutchinson
Linglong He
CIO
Quicken Loans
Tim Heffron
VP, HR & CIO
Meritor
Dennis Hodges
CIO
Inteva Products LLC
Rajat Jain
Director, IT
TriMas Corporation
Kevin Johnson
CIO
HoMedics
Diane Jones
CIO & CSO
Detroit Public Schools
Kelly Knepley
VP, Global IT
Maxion Wheels
Sean Kramer
CIO
John Deere Landscapes
Ruthanne Largent
AVP, IT
MGM Grand Detroit
Thomas Luttrell
VP, IS
Shiloh Industries
Annette Marcath
VP & CIO
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Jay McLean
CIO
Nexteer
Rich Miller
IT Manager
Innovation Ventures
George Molchan
SVP & CIO
Freudenberg Sealing Technologies
Robert Montgomery
Vice Chancellor for IT/CIO
Oakland Community College
Beth Niblock
CIO
City of Detroit
Patrick O'Hare
SVP & CIO
Spectrum Health
Michael Osment
CIO/CTO
Taubman Centers, Inc.
Kevin Parlette
VP, IT & CIO
Dana
Arjay Patrick
Director, IT
Michigan Education Special Services Association
Michael Paulin
VP and Managing Director IT
H.W. Kaufman Financial Group
Paul Peabody
VP & CIO
Bronson Healthcare
Rachelle Putnam
Director, Information Technology
General Dynamics Land Systems
Dan Rainey
IT Director/CIO
Detroit Water & Sewerage Department
Brian Rich
VP & CIO
CMS Energy
Steve Robert
CIO
Billhighway
Dave Rodgers
VP & CIO
Meijer
Edward Rybicki
VP, IT Business Operations, Strategy & Architecture
Delphi Automotive
Joe Sawasky
CIO
Wayne State University
Sue Schade
CIO
University of Michigan Health System
Brad Sheppard
Director of IT Central Services
Guardian
Marcus Shipley
SVP & CIO
Trinity Health
Paula Smith
SVP & CIO
Oakwood Healthcare
Judy Snyder
SVP & CIO
Kelly Services
Subra Sripada
Chief Transformation Officer & System CIO
Beaumont Health
Les Tolley
Director, IT
International Automotive Componets
Paula Tolliver
Corporate VP Business Services & CIO
The Dow Chemical Company
Kevin Toren
CIO
Gordon Food Service
Rick Varner
CIO
CooperStandard
James Weekley
CIO
JWT Worldwide
Doug Wiescinski
Partner
Plante & Moran
Krischa Winright
CIO & VP, IS
Priority Health
Joanna Young
CIO
Michigan State University