Philadelphia CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Philadelphia 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

Philadelphia CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Joshua Beeman headshot

Joshua Beeman

University of Pennsylvania
Associate CIO

Tricia Blair headshot

Tricia Blair

Aon Corporation
Chief Digital Officer

Greg Driscoll headshot

Greg Driscoll

Penn Mutual Life Insurance
SVP, Service Operations & CIO

Francisco Fraga headshot

Francisco Fraga

Campbell Soup
Vice President & Chief Information & Technology Officer

Kisha Hortman Hawthorne headshot

Kisha Hortman Hawthorne

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
CIO & SVP

Dawn Kirchner-King headshot

Dawn Kirchner-King

Armstrong World Industries
CIO

Edward Malinowski headshot

Edward Malinowski

Bayada Home Health Care
CIO & CISO

John Marcante headshot

John Marcante

Vanguard Group
Global CIO

Justin Mennen headshot

Justin Mennen

Rite Aid
EVP & Chief Information Officer

Vishi Viswanathan headshot

Vishi Viswanathan

Day & Zimmermann Group
CIO & SVP Business Services

Members

Daniel Abramowicz

Crown Holdings
EVP, Technology & Regulatory Affairs

Dan Alig

The Wharton School
CIO

Jon Bergman

The Lycra Company
CIO

Henrique Bonorino

Saint-Gobain
CIO - CertainTeed

John Critikos

Toll Brothers
Chief Information Officer

Amy Cross

Cubesmart
Chief Information Officer

Thomas DeChiaro

Drexel University
VP & CIO

Vince DiFiglia

QBE
CTO - Enterprise Architecture

Timothy Duffy

Teleflex
VP & CIO

Kevin Gokey

Church & Dwight
Vice President & Global Chief Information Officer

Michael Golz

SAP North America
SVP & CIO Americas

Randy Gottlieb

Quaker Houghton
Chief Information Officer

Matt Green

PPL
CIO

Navi Grewal

DuPont
CIO, Dupont Safety and Construction

Steve Haindl

Holman Enterprises
EVP & CIO

Terry Harris

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
SVP & CIO, Information Security Services

Melanie Harris

School District Of Philadelphia
CIO

Steve Heilenman

Computer Aid
Chief Information Officer

Ed Jablonski

Fulton Financial
EVP, CTO

Ashish Jawadiwar

Axalta Coating Systems
Vice President and Chief Information & Digital Officer

Steve Kent

Subaru of America
VP & CIO

John Koerwer

UGI Corporation
VP & CIO

Dave Kotch

FMC
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

John Kravitz

Geisinger Health System
CIO & Interim CDO

Matt Lasmanis

GSK
VP Technology at GSK Global Oncology & GSK USA Pharma

Cindy Leavitt

Temple University
VP Information Technology Services & CIO

Jeff Linso

PetroChoice Lubrication Solutions
Sr. Vice President Information Technology and Security

Kelly Lyman

PECO Energy
CIO - PECO, VP IT Real Time Strategy, Exelon Utilities

Tom Murphy

University of Pennsylvania
VP, IT & University CIO

Nassar Nizami

Jefferson Health
SVP & CIO

Steve Palmucci

Covetrus
Global CIO

Christer Peltomaa

Comcast Business
SVP & CIO

Guru Rao

Lincoln Investments
VP Technology

Michael Rinehart

Fox Rothschild
CIO

Betty Ritts

Allied Universal
SVP, IT

Alonso Rivas

Bimbo Bakeries USA
Director, IT

Brian Rusignuolo

Select Medical Corporation
Chief Information Officer

Carlos Sanchez

SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions
Chief Information Officer

Andrew Santacroce

Tokio Marine North America, Inc
VP & Deputy CIO

Vasee Sivasegaran

Tower Health
VP, CTO

Baker Smith

Aramark
CIO

Nehal Trivedi

Realogy
CIO, Enterprise Platforms & Services

Nik Umrani

NSM Insurance Group
CIO

Karla Viglasky

W L Gore & Associates Inc
Global CIO

Usman Waheed

Knoll
Chief Information & Technology Officer

Mark Wai

Radian Group
SVP, Chief Technology Officer

Charles Wallace

Solenis LLC
Senior VP & Chief Information Officer

John Walsh

Otsuka America
Head of Commercial IT, North America

Ken Weirman

AMETEK
Chief Information Officer

Michael Wondrasch

Avantor
EVP & CIO

Eloise Young

Philadelphia Gas Works
SVP Strategic Planning and Information Services

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

December 3, 2020

Philadelphia CIO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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February 24, 2021

Philadelphia CIO Virtual Town Hall

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

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March 16, 2021

Global 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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