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

Mike Anderson headshot

Mike Anderson

Schneider Electric
SVP, CIO & Digital Leader, North America

Ellen Barker headshot

Ellen Barker

Texas Instruments
Chief Information Officer

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Nellson Burns

Daltile
VP of Information Services

Chandra Dhandapani headshot

Chandra Dhandapani

CBRE
Chief Digital & Technology Officer

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Gregory Ericson

Essilor
SVP, CIO

Rajesh Nagarajan headshot

Rajesh Nagarajan

Celanese
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Members

Scott Albright

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Chief Information Officer

Sumit Anand

At Home Group
Chief Strategy Officer & CIO

Madhuri Andrews

Jacobs Engineering
SVP, Chief Digital and Information Officer

Chris Andrews

Smoothie King
Chief Information Officer

John Applegate

KPMG
Global Chief Information Officer

Paola Arbour

Tenet Healthcare
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

RoundPoint Mortgage
CIO

Carol Clements

YUM! Brands
Chief Information Officer, Pizza Hut - US

R. David Crain

The University of Texas at Dallas
CIO

Joe Davis

Continental Resources
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Brad DeLong

ORIX USA Corporation
CIO

Joe DiFonzo

Sabre
SVP & CIO

Heidi Dial

HKS
CIO

Amy Evins

Texas Capital Bank
CIO

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
EVP & Chief Information Officer

Rusty Kennington

Corsicana Mattress Company
CIO

Manoj Kumbhat

Kimberly-Clark
Global Chief Information Officer

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
CIO

James McPartland

Globe Life
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Theresa Meadows

Cook Children's
SVP & CIO

Sherif Mityas

TGI Friday's, Inc
Chief Experience Officer and CIO

Michael O'Hara

A.H. Belo
CIO

Jo-ann Olsovsky

Salesforce.com
Executive VP & Chief Information Officer

Mark Overton

Greyhound
SVP & CIO

Rama Prasad

Copart
CTO & SVP

Rajeev Rai

Wynn Resorts
Chief Information Officer

Bob Rayes

Corgan Associates
CIO

Michele Rodgers

Exeter
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

Hunt Consolidated
SVP, Chief Digital and Information Officer

Neelu Sethi

ReddyIce
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
SCIO

Robert Thomas

Kosmos Energy
Vice President, Information Technology & Chief Information Officer

Bryan Tutor

Elbit Systems of America
VP & CIO

Gertrude Van Horn

NCH Corporation
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


In-person Programs

September 23 - 25, 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 17, 2020

Dallas CIO Executive Summit

Renaissance Dallas Hotel

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

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May 26, 2021

Dallas CIO Executive Summit

Dallas/Addison Marriott Quorum by the Galleria

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

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Virtual Programs

August 18, 2020

Dallas CIO Virtual Boardroom

Dallas CIO Virtual Boardroom

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

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August 25, 2020

Dallas CIO Virtual Boardroom

IT Strategy Shift - Pivoting with the Digital Customer

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

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