Boston CDAO Community


Join a powerful network of C-level peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CDAOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and best practices, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

  • Participate in year-round gatherings both in person and virtually with your local peer group
  • Engage in unparalleled collaboration through in-depth discussions on the most critical and relevant issues
  • Network with like-minded peers facing the same challenges as you
  • Exchange ideas, strategies and solutions validated by peers
  • Gain exclusive access to community insights, including best practices and survey results, to benchmark your organization with others
  • Learn how other leaders approached their challenges by leveraging peer-recommended partners
  • Make new connections through facilitated networking opportunities, including curated 1:1 peer meetings
  • Grow and enhance your career through an exclusive network and mentorship
  • Build lasting relationships and stay connected with peers and colleagues

Boston CDAO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the Boston CDAO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CDAOs, for CDAOs.

Governing Body Co-Chairs

Douglas Clark

Executive Director, Technology, Analytics and Data Insights

Adam Fox

Head of Data

Matt Griffiths

Stanley Black & Decker
Vice President, CDO

Shahidul Mannan

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Andrea Pezzetta

VP, Chief Data Officer

Governing Body Members

Alex Aronov

Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Executive Director and Head of Data Science

Himanshu Arora

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts Inc
Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Sathishkumar Balasubramanian

Bright Horizons
VP, Enterprise Data & Analytics

Leo Barella

SVP, Chief Technology Officer

Crissy Carcamo

Commonwealth Care Alliance
Sr. Business Intelligence Director - Regulatory Reporting, Data Governance & Delivery

Michal Cenkl

Director of Innovation and Experimentation

Stephen Coleman

National Grid North America
VP, Head of Data

Nava Cretu-Kessel

National Grid North America
Head of Chief Customer Data Office / Data Strategy & Transformation

Joseph Dery

Western Governors University
Vice President – Dean of Data Analytics

Kamal Distell

Toyota Motor North America
VP, Head of Data Analytics and Data Science

Joshua Glastein

Berkshire Residential Investments
Chief Technology Officer

Julie Greenway

Sr. Director IT Data Analytics

Prasad Gunda

AVP, Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics

Jerry Gupta

Swiss Re America Holding Corporation
Senior Vice President, Digital Catalyst

Eli Hauser

Dassault Systemes
Strategic Planning

Michelle Hoiseth

General Manager

Aditya Kaushal

Ahold Delhaize USA
Director (Head) of Enterprise Data Architecture & Strategy

Kiran Kodali

Head of R&D Data Strategy and Governance & Data Foundations

Tomek Kozdrowicz

VP, Enterprise Architecture & Strategy, IT

Zuwen Kuang

Fresenius Medical Care
Global Head, Data & Analytics

Brent Mahan

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
VP Enterprise Analytics & Business Intelligence

Suresh Martha

EMD Serono
Head of Data Driven Innovations & Analytics

Jonathan McGee

Global Head of Investment Analytics & Delivery

Matt Pickering

Converse Inc
Director, Marketing Technology & Consumer Sensing

Kelli Pircio

Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Head of Data Strategy

Dan Power

Raymond James Financial
VP, Data Governance

Vitaly Shusterov

Executive Director – Enterprise Data & Analytics

Sunpreet Singh

Head of Customer Experience and Service Strategy

Gurprit Singh

Partners Capital
Global Head of Data & Analytics

Tarun Sood

American Century Investments
Chief Data Officer

Brendan Sullivan

Head of Data Literacy

Prem Swaroop

Chief Data Scientist

Isa Terzi

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance
Senior Vice President, Head of Data and Analytics

Dan Wulin

Head of Data

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CDAOs today.

  1. Foster a Strong Data and Analytics Function Through Leadership and Influence
  2. Restructuring Data Strategy and Governance to Responsibly Deploy Generative AI
  3. Enhance Data Literacy Across the Organization to Drive Business Value

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