San Francisco CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the San Francisco 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

San Francisco CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

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Opinder Bawa

University of San Francisco
VP & CIO

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Kevin Cornish

Covered California
Chief Information Officer

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Prakash Kota

Autodesk
CIO

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Tom Rodden

Varian Medical Systems
SVP & CIO

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Avi Sokol

KLA
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Members

Madhuri Adettiwar

GE Power
Chief Digital Officer

Laiq Ahmad

GE Power
CTO (GE Power Digital)

William Allison

University of California - Berkeley
CTO

Elena Andreadakis

Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
SVP & CIO

Vipin Arora

Hilmar Cheese
Head, Information Services

Ahsan Baig

AC Transit
CIO

Prith Banerjee

ANSYS
Chief Technology Officer

Kim Barrier

Amy's Kitchen
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Ishwar Bharbhari

Yamaha
Director, IT

Andrew Bray

Dialog Semiconductor
Vice President, Global Information Technology

Herman Brown

City and County of San Francisco District Attorney Office
CIO

Giridhar Chodavarapu

Omnicell
VP & CIO

Chris Clark

Levi Strauss & Co.
SVP & CIO

John Cramer

California Department of Community Services & Development
CIO

Christopher Desautel

Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies
Chief Digital Officer

Douglas East

Department of Energy - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
CIO

Bob Genchi

Scale Venture Partners
Vice President IT

Linda Gerull

City and County of San Francisco, CA
CIO

Jay Ghosh Dastidar

Anheuser-Busch InBev
Global Director of Technology

Jon Gjestvang

Napa County, CA
CIO

Mike Heuer

Blackhawk Network
Senior Director, Global Head of Corporate IT

Craig Holland

Conde Nast Publications
SVP, Digital Technology

Arthur Hu

Lenovo
SVP & CIO

Bill Hudson

John Muir Health
VP & Associate CIO

Malcolm Jack

Granite Construction
Chief Information Officer

Umang Jain

Zovio
Chief Technology Officer

Dan Krantz

Keysight Technologies
VP & CIO

Jonas Kriks

ATEL Capital Group
CIO

Gopa Kumar

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
EVP & CIO

Rashmi Kumar

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
SVP & CIO

Sunny Lakhmani

City and County of San Francisco, CA
CTO

Matt Lamb

Rosendin Electric
Chief Information Officer

Ratnakar Lavu

Nike
Global Chief Digital Information Officer

Rob Lloyd

City of San Jose, CA
CIO

Maria MacGunigal

City of Sacramento, CA
CIO

Liza Massey

Marin County, CA
Chief Information Officer

William Miller

NetApp
Senior VP & Chief Information Officer

Erik Molitor

Bio-Rad Laboratories
VP, CIO

Faisal Mushtaq

Sleep Number
Chief Technology Officer

Gaja Nagarajan

eHealth
Head of IT

Amith Nair

Vituity
CIO

Andy Nallappan

Broadcom
Vice President & Chief Information Officer (Global IT)

Andrew Peterson

City of Oakland, CA
Chief Information Technology Officer (CIO/CTO)

Alan Pye

Advanced Micro Devices
Chief Information Officer

Carrie Rasmussen

The Save Mart Companies
Chief Information Officer

Deepika Rayala

Yext
SVP, CIO

Anne Marie Richard

University of California - Berkeley
Associate CIO and Director of Student Affairs IT

Michael Robinson

Shutterfly
Chief Information Officer

Paul Robles

Stanford University
CIO, R&D Enterprises

Nick Roethel

Metropolitan Transportation Commission
Director, Technology Services

Steven Salaets

Rimini Street
CIO & Executive Vice President Global Security, Management Systems and Internal Audit

Amit Sharan

LiveRamp
Global Head of Business Technology

Pranab Sinha

Genesys
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Shawn Smith

Stanford University
CTO, Residential & Dining Enterprises (RDE)

Allan Smith

Peet's Coffee & Tea
CIO

Jacob Sorensen

Bank of the West
CIO

Saket Srivastava

Square
Head of Business Technology

Srini Tanikella

SMART Modular
Vice President Information Technology

Mallik Tatipamula

Ericsson
CTO, Group Function Technologies & Architechtures

Sean Thakkar

San Mateo County, CA
Deputy CIO

Uy Ut

Accel
CIO

Kiran Vankamamidi

Driscoll's
Group Vice President and CIO

Anisha Vaswani

Box
Corporate CIO

Michael Vedda

Nevro
Vice President, IT/CIO

Milind Wagle

Equinix
Chief Information Officer

Lisa Walton

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Chief Technology Officer

Jon Walton

San Mateo County, CA
CIO

Dave Weinmeister

Foster Farms
CIO

Patrick Wilson

Contra Costa Health Services
CIO/CISO

Eric Yablonka

Stanford Health Care
Chief Information Officer

Gerald Yerardi

University of California - Berkeley
Associate CIO, UC IT Client Services

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

October 6, 2020

San Francisco CIO Virtual Town Hall

Getting Comfortable with the Imperfect State

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

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October 15, 2020

Global CIO Virtual Executive Summit

A virtual gathering for CIOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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October 27, 2020

San Francisco CIO Virtual Boardroom

San Francisco CIO Virtual Boardroom

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

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November 4, 2020

San Francisco CIO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

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

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December 9, 2020

San Francisco CIO Virtual Executive Summit

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

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