Dallas CDO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CDOs in the Dallas community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

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

  1. Adopting modern D&A strategies and operating models that deliver business value in volatile environments
  2. Generating measurable economic benefits to the business from available data assets and advanced analytics
  3. Becoming a master change agent and driving data literacy across the enterprise

Dallas CDO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

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Anurakt Dixit

National Life Group
Chief Data Analytics Officer

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Jayadev Gopinath

Toyota Motor North America
General Manager – Advanced Technologies, Data & Analytics

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Mark Nance

American Fidelity Assurance Company
Chief Data Officer

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Martha Roos

PepsiCo Inc
VP, Global Data & Analytics

Members

Andy Ashta

Citigroup
Head of Global Data Development

Terry Atkins

Texas Instruments
Director Data Analytics and Intelligence

Lak Ayyar

Quadspire
Chief Technology Officer

Anil Bariki

National Life Group
Head of Data and Analytics

Brandon Brown

Laredo Petroleum
Vice President & CIO

Alberto Centeno

Commercial Metals
Director, Supply Chain Analytics

Wes Chaar

Catalina
Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Aamer Charania

Capital One Financial
Director, Machine Learning & AI

Jason Clark

Flowserve
Leader, Transformation Office Analytics Center of Excellence

Richard Crawford

Texas Capital Bank
SVP, Director of Enterprise Data Management

Chris Crotts

Toyota Motor North America
Group Manager, Advanced Technologies and Data

Mansi Deshpande

Corsicana Mattress
Director of Analytics and Application Development

Lee Green

Tokyo Electron America
Director, BI and EDW

Shahran Haider

Los Angeles Care Health Plan
Former Managing Director, Enterprise Data Strategy & Analytics

Jason Jue

USAA
IT Technical Director

Sonia Khosla

Tenet Health
Sr. Director, Data & Analytics

Nick Korsunsky

BNSF Railway
Director, Enter. Info. Mgmt.

Farukh Lakhani

Essilor of America
Director - Data Governance & Decision Science

Vivek Menon

JPMorgan Chase
Executive Director, Cybersecurity

Sam Mohanty

United Airlines
Managing Director- Data & Analytics Engineering

Suzi Myers

Dean Foods
Head of Master Data Management

Bhaskar Palit

American Airlines
Director, Business Analytics

Andrea Pelosi

Vistra Energy
Sr. Director, Corporate Applications, Data & Analytics

Phanii Pydimarri

Bose Corp
Head of Global Data Analytics

Girish Ramachandran

City of Dallas, TX
Chief Technology Architect

Dev Reddy

Raytheon
Principal Architect

Nick Reddy

Baylor Scott & White Health
Chief Digital Officer

Robert Rosen

Arcosa
Corporate Vice President, Information Technology

Amjad Saeed

Neiman Marcus
IS Consultant - Enterprise Architecture

Raju Shah

Mouser Electronics
SVP, Information Services

Chintan Shah

Hyla
VP, Data Science and Business Intelligence

Jayesh Shah

McKesson Corporation
Senior Director, Analytics Technology & Community

Cory Shouse

AmerisourceBergen
SVP Enterprise Data & Analytics

Zul Sidi

Bank of America
Head of Data & Analytics-Retail, Preferred & Wealth Management

Hettie Tabor

Southern Methodist University
Director for Master of Science in Business Analytics

Ben Taylor

Mary Kay
Director of Business Intelligence & Corporate Apps

Vincent Yates

GE Digital
Chief Data Scientist

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

October 19, 2020

Dallas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Navigating Data Privacy in Today’s Evolving Landscape

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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November 19, 2020

Dallas CDO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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December 14, 2020

Dallas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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“I especially appreciate the chance to interact with peers from other companies and industries to share the woes and triumphs of data management.”

RENE KIM, SVP, GLOBAL DATA OFFICER
CHARLES SCHWAB