Dallas CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs 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 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

Dallas CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

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Mike Anderson

Schneider Electric
SVP, CIO & Digital Leader, North America

Ellen Barker headshot

Ellen Barker

Texas Instruments
SVP & CIO

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Nellson Burns

Daltile
VP of Information Services

Chandra Dhandapani headshot

Chandra Dhandapani

CBRE
Chief Administrative Officer

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Gregory Ericson

Essilor of America
SVP, CIO

Members

Chris Akeroyd

Children's Health
VP/CTO

Scott Albright

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Chief Information Officer

Sumit Anand

At Home
Chief Strategy Officer & CIO

Madhuri Andrews

Jacobs Engineering
SVP, Chief Digital and Information Officer

Chris Andrews

Smoothie King
Chief Information Officer

John Applegate

KPMG North America
Global Chief Information Officer

Paola Arbour

Tenet Health
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Jim Ashley

Ben E. Keith
SVP, Information Services & CIO

John Barrow

Builders FirstSource
SVP, CIO

John Biegel

DJO
Chief Information Officer

Andrew Brock

Associa
EVP, CIO

Brandon Brown

Laredo Petroleum
Vice President & CIO

Mike Bullock

Texas Rangers
VP, IT

Brent Chapman

Fay Servicing
CIO

Carol Clements

YUM! Brands
Chief Information Officer, Pizza Hut - US

R. David Crain

University of Texas - Dallas
CIO

Joe Davis

Continental Resources
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Brad DeLong

ORIX USA
CIO

Joe DiFonzo

Sabre Holdings
SVP & CIO

Heidi Dial

HKS
CIO

Zubair Faiz

Airrsoti
Chief Information Officer

Nancy Flores

McKesson Corporation
Executive Vice President, Chief Information and Chief Technology Officer

Larry Freed

Overhead Door
CIO

Renee Galitis

Caliber Home Loans
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Chris Holm

The Perot Companies
CIO

Relle Howard

Trinity Industries
CIO

JP Hurtado

Dave & Buster's
CIO

Todd Kackley

Bell Flight
EVP & Chief Information Officer

Rusty Kennington

Henry Company
CIO

Janya Kieffer

Acme Brick
VP of IT

Manoj Kumbhat

Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Chief Digital Officer and Global CIO

Maya Leibman

American Airlines
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Andrew Macaulay

TopGolf
CTO

Kim Mackenroth

Textron
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Mike McCranie

Interstate Batteries
CIO

Steve McLaurin

Denbury Resources
CIO

James McPartland

Globe Life Inc.
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Theresa Meadows

Cook Children's Health Care System
SVP & CIO

Sherif Mityas

TGI Friday's, Inc
Chief Experience Officer and CIO

Sudhir Nair

loanDepot
EVP & Chief Information & Technology Officer

Michael O'Hara

A.H. Belo
CIO

Jo-ann Olsovsky

Salesforce
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Mark Overton

Greyhound
SVP & CIO

Rama Prasad

Copart
CTO & SVP

Bob Rayes

Corgan Associates
CIO

Michele Rodgers

Exeter Finance
Chief Information Officer

Brian Rook

DynCorp International
CIO

Robert Rosen

Arcosa
Corporate Vice President, Information Technology

John Rosenbaum

Employbridge
Chief Information Officer

Robert Ruch

CROSSMARK
Chief Information Officer

Mike Santimaw

Rent-A-Center
SVP, CIO

Diane Schwarz

Johnson Controls, Inc.
Chief Information Officer

Neelu Sethi

Reddy Ice Holdings
SVP, Chief Information Officer

Raju Shah

Mouser Electronics
SVP, Information Services

Barry Shurkey

NTT Data
Chief Information Officer

Stephanie Stewart

Pioneer Natural Resources
VP & CIO

Mark Stone

Texas A&M University System
SCIO

Robert Thomas

Kosmos Energy
Vice President, Information Technology & Chief Information Officer

Bryan Tutor

Elbit Systems of America
VP & CIO

Gertrude Van Horn

NCH
CIO

Robert Walden

Epsilon
CIO

Walter Wilinsky

Leonardo DRS
VP & CIO

Scott Willett

University of Texas - Tyler
Asst Vice - Chancellor / CTO

Jeff Yeager

Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
CIO

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

November 17, 2020

Dallas CIO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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December 9, 2020

Dallas CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

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

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