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

LaVerne Council
Corporate VP & CIO
Johnson & Johnson
Renato Crocetti
Former Corp. VP, IT
ADP
June Drewry
FORMER Global CIO
The Chubb Group of Insurance Companies
Mark J. Halloran
CIO
Medco Health Solutions, Inc.

Governing Body

Jack Barsky
Former CIO
NRG Energy, Inc.
Manoj Chouthai
VP, IT & CIO
Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated
Richard Connell
CIO & Director, IT
Selective Insurance Company of America
William Crowley
Former VP & CIO
Covanta Energy Corporation
Craig A. Cuyar, Ph.D.
Global CIO
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Eric Dorne
VP & CIO
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc.
Tom Fountain
VP & CIO
Bunge Limited
Michael Freker
VP, Global Enterprise Sys.
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Brad Friedman
VP & CIO
Burlington Coat Factory Warehouse Corporation
Mary Hall Gregg, Ph.D.
VP & CIO
Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
Jon Harding
Global CIO
Conair Corporation
Tony Hipszer
CIO
Pinnacle Foods Group LLC
Michael Hoehenwarter
VP, IS & IT
Nestlé USA, Inc.
Richard Hoynes
Former CTO
Tyco International, Ltd.
Anthony Iorio
CIO
The Capital Group Companies, Inc.
Rob James
VP & CIO
Novartis Corporation
Barbara Koster
SVP & CIO
Prudential Financial, Inc.
Jamie Kutzer
Chief Administrative Officer
Allied Building Products Corp.
Mary LeBlanc
VP & CIO
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Stephan E. LeMoine Jr.
VP, IS, Global Business Sys.
Atlas Copco LLC.
Brian R. Lurie
VP, IT
Stryker Orthopaedics
Thornton May
Leading IT Futurist
CIO Leadership Network
Jim Medeiros
VP, IS
UPS
Klaus Meier
CIO
Schindler Elevator Corporation
Kenneth Morris
VP & CIO
International Specialty Products, Inc.
Adam Noble
CIO
GAF Materials Corporation
Ulrike Pfeffermann
Former CIO
Sun Chemical Corporation
John Repko
Corporate SVP & CIO
Covance, Inc.
Philip Roeper
SVP & CIO
Munich Re America Corporation
Karl Salnoske
Former VP & CIO, Global IT
Schering-Plough Corporation
Bernie Schumacher
FORMER - Global CIO
Novartis Corporation
Vince Solano
CIO
J.M. Huber Corporation
Joseph Sullivan
SVP of IS
Saint Barnabas Health Care System
Natan Tabak
CIO
Wakefern Food Corporation
Alan Teo
Manager, MIS
Sigma Plastics Group
Byron Vielehr
President of Global Risk and Analytical Solutions
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation
Pete Walton
former VP & CIO
Hess Corporation