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. Embedding D&A in business strategy and results
  2. Reengineering decision-making across the business
  3. Scaling a data-first culture

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.


Anurakt Dixit

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
Head of Capability- Branch / Back Office Tools & Technologies - North America

Jayadev Gopinath

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

Mark Nance

American Fidelity Assurance Company
Chief Data Officer

Martha Roos

PepsiCo Inc
VP, Global Data & Analytics


Andy Ashta

Head of Global Data Development

Terry Atkins

Texas Instruments
Director Data Analytics and Intelligence

Lak Ayyar

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

Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Aamer Charania

Capital One Financial
Director, Machine Learning & AI

Jason Clark

Brinks Home Security
Director, Business Intelligence

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, Enterprise IT

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

IT Technical Director

Sonia Khosla

Magellan Health
VP, Data & Analytics - Healthcare

Nick Korsunsky

BNSF Railway
Director, Enter. Info. Mgmt.

Farukh Lakhani

Essilor of America
Sr. Director Sales Analytics and Operations

Vivek Menon

JPMorgan Chase
Executive Director, Cybersecurity

Sam Mohanty

United Airlines
Managing Director- Data & Analytics Engineering

Suzi Myers

Director - Data Analytics & Insights

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

Nick Reddy

Baylor Scott & White Health
Chief Digital Officer

Dev Reddy

Raytheon Technologies
Principal Architect

Robert Rosen

Corporate Vice President, Information Technology

Jayesh Shah

McKesson Corporation
Senior Director, Strategic Pricing & Special Projects, Multisource Products & Analytics

Chintan Shah

VP, Data Science and Business Intelligence

Raju Shah

Mouser Electronics
SVP, Information Services

Cory Shouse

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

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


Upcoming Events

Virtual Programs

February 11, 2021

Dallas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Aspirational Strategies for 2021 – CDOs Set True North

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

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February 23, 2021

Dallas CDO Virtual Boardroom

Driving Alignment After the Dust Has Settled

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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May 13, 2021

Dallas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Dallas CDO Virtual Town Hall

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

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