Texas CDO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CDOs in the Texas 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

Texas CDO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Navin Advani

Sysco
Vice President | BT - Supply Chain & Merchandising Technology and Enterprise Data & Analytics Platforms

David Bowlby

Occidental Petroleum
VP, Data & Analytics

Sebastian Gass

Quantum Energy Partners
CTO

Jayadev Gopinath

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

Mark Nance

American Fidelity Assurance Company
Chief Data Officer

Satyam Priyadarshy

Halliburton
Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist

Jackie Wallace

Baker Hughes
Senior Executive, Digital Technology

Members

Adil Ahmed

Bristow Group
Director, Information Architecture & Knowledge Systems

Anil Bariki

National Life Group
Head of Data and Analytics

Christopher Barringer

Mesquite Energy, Inc.
VP, Information Technology

Steve Brady

Dresser-Rand Group
VP of Process Innovation & CIO

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

Brinks Home
Sr. 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

Ashwani Dev

Halliburton
Digital and Data Science Officer

Jeremy Eade

BP United States
Director, North Development Technology Solutions & Manager, Subsurface and Wells Applications

Melinda East

Crown Castle
Manager, Data Management

Edgar Enciso

BBVA
EVP, Director of Digital Engagement and Data Analytics

Lee Green

Tokyo Electron America
Director, BI and EDW

Shahran Haider

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

Frank Hayden

Calpine
VP, Trading Compliance

Jason Jue

USAA
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

Kevin Landry

Turner Industries
IT Director

Charles Li

Royal Dutch Shell
IT CDO Trading & Supply

Amarnath Lingam

CDW
Head of Enterprise Advanced Analytics & Data Science/AI

Justin Lo

Chevron
Head of Data Science & Analytics

Raphael Louvrier

Vallourec North America
Chief Data Officer - North America

Vivek Menon

JPMorgan Chase
Executive Director, Cybersecurity

Sam Mohanty

Prime Therapeutics
Chief Data Officer

Suzi Myers

Conduent
Senior Director, Sales Insights

Arun Narayanan

AngloAmerican
Chief Data Officer

Marc Paige

GC Services Limited Partnership
AVP IT Software Development & Chief Applications Architect

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 Technologies
Principal Architect

Nick Reddy

Baylor Scott & White Health
Chief Digital Officer

Robert Rosen

Arcosa
Corporate Vice President, Information Technology

Raju Shah

Mouser Electronics
SVP, Information Services

Chintan Shah

Hyla
VP, Data Science and Business Intelligence

Jayesh Shah

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

Cory Shouse

Tenet Health
Head, Data & Analytics

Zul Sidi

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

Latheef Syed

Verizon
Head of Data Architecture & Products - Artificial Intelligence + Data

Hettie Tabor

Southern Methodist University
Director for Master of Science in Business Analytics

Ben Taylor

Mary Kay
Director of Business Intelligence & Corporate Apps

Erik Tennison

AIG
Associate Information Officer

Pradeep Vaswani

Crown Castle
VP & Head, Digital Transformation

Boyan Vukichevich

J.B. Poindexter
Director of Application Development

“In the past couple of months, Houston virtual CDO events have been a fantastic source of communication and networking with peers. Covid-19 has thrown us a lot of social challenges, but thanks to Evanta and their conscientious efforts, virtual boardrooms and roundtables are here to stay.”

DR. ASHWANI DEV, DIGITAL AND DATA SCIENCE OFFICER
HALLIBURTON

Upcoming Programs


In-person Programs

November 10, 2021

Texas CDO Executive Summit

Dallas/Addison Marriott Quorum by the Galleria

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

Learn More

Virtual Programs

August 26, 2021

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

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

Learn More
September 23, 2021

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

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

Learn More
December 9, 2021

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

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

Learn More

Your Community Partners


CDO Thought Leaders