Atlanta CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Atlanta 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 CIOs today.

  1. Investing in your people and the right technologies  
  2. Innovating with advanced technologies and new delivery models
  3. Influencing business stakeholders and enterprise outcomes

Atlanta CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Dr. Curtis Carver Jr. headshot

Dr. Curtis Carver Jr.

University of Alabama at Birmingham
VP for IT & CIO

Lee Crump headshot

Lee Crump

Rollins
Group VP & CIO

Martin Davis headshot

Martin Davis

Southern Company
EVP & CIO

Edwina Payne headshot

Edwina Payne

McKesson Corporation
SVP & Chief Enterprise Architect

Jaspal Sagoo headshot

Jaspal Sagoo

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CTO

Dan Webber headshot

Dan Webber

UST Global
VP Technology

Members

John Adamson

Floor & Decor
SVP & CIO

Will Alexander

Benevis
CIO

Hassan Ali

Landis+Gyr
SVP Global Platforms & Partnerships

Karen Bird

HOA Restaurant Brands
CIO

Gary Brantley

City of Atlanta, GA
CIO

Guy Brassard

Shaw Industries
VP & CIO

Walt Carter

HomeStar
Chief Digital Officer & CIO

Alvaro Corena

GE Renewable Energy
CIO – ERP & Digital Strategy

Krista Dixon

Textron
CIO, Textron Specialized Vehicles

John Dunbar

Atlantic American
VP, CIO

Frank Elmore

Gwinnett County Public Schools
CIO

Steven Ferguson

Technical College System of Georgia
CIO

Jay Ferro

Quikrete
CIO

Jay Fisher

BrandSafway
CIO

Larry Frey

Beazer Homes
CIO

Mark Gelhardt

US Bank
SVP, Technology Governance

Sallie Graves

MagMutual
EVP & CIO

Dan Gustafson

Newell Brands
Senior VP, IT & Chief Information Officer

Sarah Ming Hsi

American Cancer Society
Senior Vice President of IT

Shaun Hunt

McKenney's
CIO

Jana Kanyadan

Mohawk Industries
SVP & CIO

Amir Kazmi

WestRock
Chief Information and Digital Officer

Trey Keisler

GE Power
CIO Global Supply Chain

Bryson Koehler

Equifax
CTO

Amith Kota

Landis+Gyr
CIO, Americas

Derrick Louis

RaceTrac Petroleum
Executive Director Of Information Systems

Ryan Loy

EBSCO Industries
EVP & CIO

Abe Manasrah

Tanner Health System
VP - Data & Analytics Officer

Michael Manos

Fiserv
Global CTO

Chuck McAtee

Itron
VP IT & CIO

Dolores Mears

CRH Americas, Inc.
VP IT, Acting CIO

Tommy Meek

Aaron's
CIO

Greg Miller

Genuine Parts
EVP & CIO

Marie Mouchet

Colonial Pipeline
CIO

Kas Naderi

Atlanticus
CIO & SVP of Technology

Vish Narendra

Graphic Packaging
SVP & CIO

Adam Noble

Veritiv
SVP & Global CIO

John Pfeiffer

CoreCivic
VP, Technology & CIO

Ben Pivar

Carter's Oshkosh B'gosh
CIO & SVP

Calvin Rhodes

Georgia Technology Authority
Executive Director & State CIO

Darrell Riekena

RNDC
CIO

Serena Sacks

Fulton County Schools
CIO

Gagan Sethi

Ebix
CTO - Head of Global Software Dev & IT Ops Head

Don Sloan

Randstad USA
CIO

Marty Smith

GreenSky
CIO

Daniel Stuart

Southwire Company
Senior VP, Information Technology Services

Alan Stukalsky

Randstad USA
Chief Digital Officer

Kim Trevisan

Oldcastle APG
CIO

Bates Turpen

Travelport
CIO

Shubham Tyagi

WarnerMedia
Vice President, Engineering - NBA Digital

Bill VanCuren

NCR
SVP & CIO

Ashok Vantipalli

TireHub
CIO

Vishal Venkatram

GE Power
CIO Global Delivery and Transformation

Marcus Wasdin

Atlanta Hawks
CIO

Clarence White

The Salvation Army
CIO, Southern Territory

Dwain Wilcox

Thyssenkrupp
CIO

Upcoming programs


September 1, 2020

2020 Atlanta CIO Inner Circle Q3

Ventanas

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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September 23, 2020

2020 Global CIO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

A three-day summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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November 18, 2020

2020 Atlanta CIO Executive Summit Q4

The Westin Perimeter North

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

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