Milwaukee CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Milwaukee 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

Milwaukee CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Richard Flahaven headshot

Richard Flahaven

Harley-Davidson
Chief Information Security Officer & Data Privacy Officer

Eric Hanson headshot

Eric Hanson

HUSCO
Global VP, Information Services

Michael Kahler headshot

Michael Kahler

Old Republic Surety
CIO & VP of Information Services

John Paape headshot

John Paape

Roehl Transport
Vice President of Technology/CIO

Rick Sackett headshot

Rick Sackett

ProAmpac
Director, Information Security

Vicki Tandeski headshot

Vicki Tandeski

Ariens
CIO

Tim Van Ryzin headshot

Tim Van Ryzin

Milliman
Director, Information Security

Members

Lou Ann Bannow

American Food Groups
VP, IT

Holly Baumgart

Sargento
VP, IT

Robert Beck

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Associate Vice Chancellor & CIO

Daniel Bourquin

Generac Power Systems
VP, Global IT

Colin Boyd

Komatsu Mining
VP & CIO

Gary Branger

Hydrite Chemical
Head of Information Technology

Tim Brown

Johnson Financial Group, Inc.
CIO

Antony D'Cruz

HSA Bank
CIO & SVP IT & PMO

Shaleen Devgun

Schneider National
EVP & CIO

Mark Duening

U.S. Venture
CIO

Ken Garfinkel

Broan-NuTone
CIO

Sam Hilgendorf

Fox World Travel
CIO

David Hotchkiss

Medical College of Wisconsin
VP & CIO

Brad Jobe

TriMedx
Vice President, Application & Software Engineering

Anupam Khare

OshKosh
CIO

Mark Kools

Appvion
Exec. Director, IT

John Kreul

Amcor
VP of Supply Chain

Steve Langer

Modine
Vice President, Information Technology

Michael Lehman

Batteries Plus
CIO

Brent Maher

Johnson Financial Group, Inc.
SVP - CTO

Kathryn McClellan

Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
SVP & CIO

John McCormick

Green Bay Packaging
Director IT

Molly Mulroy

WEC Energy Group
VP & CIO

Tom Nackers

Perlick
VP Information Technology

Nancy Olson

City of Milwaukee
CIO

Brian Olsson

Briggs & Stratton Corporation
CIO

Laurie Panella

Marquette University
CIO

Diane Schwartz

Fast Retailing
Global Director of Information Security and Compliance

Chad Steighner

Clarios
CIO

Barb Streubel

Krueger International
CIO

Tony Vaden

ABC Supply Co., Inc.
VP & CIO

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

March 16, 2021

Global CIO Virtual Town Hall

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

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March 17, 2021

Milwaukee CIO Virtual Town Hall

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

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June 17, 2021

Global CIO Virtual Town Hall

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

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June 23, 2021

Milwaukee CIO Virtual Town Hall

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

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