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. Expanding digital business & accelerating value creation
  2. Influencing culture & collaboration with governance
  3. Orchestrating change & empowering real-time decisions

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.


Navin Advani

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

David Bowlby

Occidental Petroleum
VP, Data & Analytics

Sebastian Gass

Quantum Energy Partners

Jayadev Gopinath

SVP, Global Data Engineering

Mark Nance

American Fidelity Corporation
Chief Data Officer

Satyam Priyadarshy

Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist

Phanii Pydimarri

Stanley Black & Decker
Sr Director, AI & Advanced Analytics

Cory Shouse

Tenet Health
Head, Data & Analytics

Jackie Wallace

Baker Hughes
Senior Executive, Digital Technology


Adil Ahmed

Bristow Group
Director, Information Architecture & Knowledge Systems

Dilip Balachandran

Regions Financial Corporation
SVP, Head of Enterprise Data Management

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

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

Signet Jewelers Limited
Director- Enterprise Data Platform & BI

Ashwani Dev

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

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

VP, Trading Compliance

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

Kevin Landry

Turner Industries
IT Director

Charles Li

Royal Dutch Shell
IT CDO Trading & Supply

Amarnath Lingam

Head of Enterprise Advanced Analytics & Data Science/AI

Justin Lo

Head of Data Science & Analytics

Raphael Louvrier

Chief Data Officer - North America

Vivek Menon

JPMorgan Chase
Executive Director, Cybersecurity

Justin Mikhalevsky

Kestra Financial
VP, Data & Analytics

Sam Mohanty

Prime Therapeutics
Chief Data Officer

Suzi Myers

Senior Director, Sales Insights

Arun Narayanan

Chief Data Officer

Marc Paige

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

Andrea Pelosi

Vistra Corp
Sr. Director, Corporate Applications, 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

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

Zul Sidi

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

Latheef Syed

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

Associate Information Officer

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.”


Upcoming Programs


February 24, 2022 | 1 hour

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Leading Through Uncertainty - Path to the Next Normal

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

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