Pittsburgh CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Pittsburgh 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. Mastering the art of change and adaptability
  2. Accelerating high growth and a data-first mindset
  3. Empowering talent, protecting the enterprise

Pittsburgh CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Bill Balint

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
CIO

Steven Bugajski

US Steel
VP & Chief Information Officer

Francois Estellon

Matthews International
Executive Vice President - Global Operations and Chief Technology Officer

Bill Fortwangler

Dollar Bank
CIO

Susan Koski

PNC
CISO, Head of Security and Enterprise Response

Matt Putila

Highmark Wholecare
VP, Information Technology & CTO

George Rosato

CONSOL Energy
Director, IT

Members

Michael T. Abram

Westinghouse Electric Co
CIO

Steven Agnoli

Reed Smith
CIO

Paul Allison

California University of Pennsylvania
CIO

Melissa Alsing

Seton Hill University
CIO

Venky Avunoori

Dick's Sporting Goods
Director, IT, Merchandising & Pricing

Charles Bartel

Duquesne University
VP for IT & CIO

Jim Bish

Hussey Copper Ltd
CIO

Dennis Coval

AAA East Central
Vice President of Information Technology & Call Center Ops

Summer Craze Fowler

Argo AI
CIO

Jim Dye

Cochran Automotive Group
CTO

William Eismont

Uline
CIO

Brian Furfari

The Children's Institute
CIO

Raymond Grimes

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania
Director of Information Technology Operations

Jeffrey Jesensky

Highmark
Director Market Strategy & Analytics – Senior Markets

Al Jones

CNX Resources
Vice President Information Technology

Tushar Lovalekar

Koppers Holdings
VP, IT

Bruno Mastroianni

Center For Organ Recovery & Education
Chief Information and Supply Chain Officer

James McEvoy

II-VI Inc
Vice President, Information Technology

Mark Miko

DLC
CIO

Mark Ohlund

Armada Supply Chain Solutions
CIO & SVP, IT

Scott Phelps

Pittsburgh Steelers
Vice President of Technology

Ramkumar Rayapureddy

Mylan
Global Chief Information Officer

James Rowe

NLMK USA
Corporate VP, Information Technology

Matt Siconolfi

Sirius Computer Solutions
Regional Chief Technology Officer & Enterprise Architect

Richard Smith

Wabtec
Senior Vice President / Chief Information Officer

Jack Smith

Federated Investors
Chief Information Officer - Federated Hermes

Josh Stauffer

HarbisonWalker International
Sr. Director | Information Systems/Technology Infrastructure

Scott Sullivan

Pitt Ohio Express
CFO/CIO

Larry Trenga

Wesley Family Services
CIO

Jose Voisin

Carmeuse
Global CIO

Markus Weber

MSA Safety Inc
VP & CIO

Greg Wilson

CentiMark
CIO

Upcoming Programs


VIRTUAL

October 6, 2022 | 1 hour

Pittsburgh CIO Virtual Town Hall

Inspiring Data Curiosity and Confidence

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

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IN-PERSON

October 10 - 12, 2022 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

Eaglewood Resort & Spa

A summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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