Phoenix CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Phoenix 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

Phoenix CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Phoenix 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 Goodwin headshot

Mike Goodwin

PetSmart
CIO

Mike Lettman headshot

Mike Lettman

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Cyber Security Advisor (CSA) Arizona- Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Jason Lish headshot

Jason Lish

Advisor Group
CISO

Shaun Marion headshot

Shaun Marion

Republic Services, Inc.
CISO

Sathish Muthukrishnan headshot

Sathish Muthukrishnan

Ally Financial
Chief Information, Data and Digital Officer

Todd Redfoot headshot

Todd Redfoot

GoDaddy.com
Chief Privacy & Risk Officer

Justin Replogle headshot

Justin Replogle

Honeywell Aerospace
VP, IT

Tim Roemer headshot

Tim Roemer

State of Arizona
CISO

J.R. Sloan headshot

J.R. Sloan

State of Arizona
CIO

Tina Thorstenson headshot

Tina Thorstenson

Arizona State University
Deputy Chief Information Officer, IT Governance, Policy & Information Security CISO

Members

Matthew Arvay

City of Phoenix
CIO

Max (LJ) Chan

Avnet
CIO

Paul Cottey

Water Street Healthcare Partners LLC
CIO

Travis Cutright

City of Mesa, AZ
CIO

Gary Desai

Discount Tire Co.
CIO

Ed Dzadovsky

Couche-Tard
VP Information Technology & Systems, NA

Theo Gibson

TPI Composites
Vice President & CIO

Brad Hartig

City of Scottsdale
CIO

Eric Leader

Verity Health System
CIO

Umesh Manathkar

Amkor Technology
Corporate VP & CIO

Derek Masseth

University of Arizona
Chief Technology Officer

Paula Mattingly

Arizona Department of Health Services
CIO

Joe Mildenhall

Grand Canyon University
CIO

Tracy Powers

USAA
Director, Master and Reference Data

Steve Reese

Phoenix Suns
VP, CIO

Dan Saltich

Shamrock Foods
CIO

Raghu Santanam Ph.D.

Arizona State University
Department Chair, Information Systems

Jeff Semonovich

Western Alliance Bank
Enterprise Chief Information Officer

Kris Singleton

International Cruise & Excursions
EVP & CIO

Jamie Smith

University of Phoenix
CIO

Joseph Sugihara

City of Mesa, AZ
Asst. CIO

Kelly Summers

Maricopa Integrated Health System
Sr. VP, CIO

Jim Upchurch

P.F. Chang's China Bistro
CIO

Robert Witte

Taylor Morrison
VP & CIO

Upcoming programs


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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October 16, 2020

2020 Phoenix CIO Executive Summit Q4

Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa Montelucia

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

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March 2021

2021 Phoenix CIO Inner Circle Q1

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

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Your Community Partners


CIO and CISO Thought Leaders