Seattle CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Seattle 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

Seattle CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Brian Abrahamson

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
CIO

Anja Canfield-Budde

University of Washington
Associate Vice President, Information Management

Darren Challey

Amazon
Director - Director Security Operations and Technology (SOT) / Global Security Operations (GSO)

Chuck Markarian

PACCAR
CISO

Sean Murphy

Boeing Employees Credit Union
SVP, CISO

Members

Stephen Adams

Coinstar
Head of Technology

Tamara Barr

Continental Mills
Chief Information Officer

John Bartho

Hyster-Yale
CIO

Saad Bashir

City of Seattle
CTO

Lutz Beck

Daimler Trucks North America
CIO

Harish Boinpally

Grange Insurance Association
CIO

Michael Boyd

Qorvo
CISO

Zafar Chaudry

Seattle Children's
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Mike Chill

Johnstone Supply
CIO

Teresa Duran

CorneaGen
Sr. VP of Technology Services

Kari Escobedo

Seattle Mariners
SVP & CIO

Dean Galvez

Snohomish County PUD
CIO

Tanya Hannah

King County, WA
CIO

Jason Hester

Columbia Bank
Chief Innovation and Information Officer

Syed Hussain

Oregon Lottery
CIO

Charu Jain

Alaska Airlines
Senior Vice President Merchandising & Innovation

Kirk Kelly

Portland State University
CIO

Matt Knox

Sound Physicians
CIO

John Kochavatr

Portland General Electric
SVP & CIO

Chuck Lanham

Western Washington University
VP Information Technology / CIO

Gary Leaf

King County Housing Authority
CIO

Lily Ley

PACCAR
Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Timothy Lovell

PCC Precision Castparts Corp.
VP & CIO

Todd Martin

Qorvo
CIO

Duane Massie

Schnitzer Steel
Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Laury Miller

Seagen
SVP & CIO

Matt Modarelli

Washington State Department of Transportation
CIO & Director, IT

Sean Mooney

University of Washington Medicine
Chief Research Information Officer

B.J. Moore

Providence
Executive VP & CIO

Carl Paschke

Savers
CIO

Sameer Puri

United States National Guard
CIO

Harish Rao

Costco Wholesale
VP, Data Analytics

Elisabeth Richard

GBX
VP, CIO

Mike Ross

Vulcan
Executive Director of IT

Laurent Rotival

Cambia Health Solutions
SVP, Strategic Technology Solutions & CIO

Micah Schaafsma

Seattle Pacific University
CIO

Daric Schweikart

Flow
Chief Information Officer

Christa Stout

Portland Trail Blazers
SVP Innovation and Technology

Virginia Tomlinson

Central Washington University
Assc VP of Info Services & Security/CIO

Chris Van Liew

Seattle University
Vice President, CIO

Ravi Waran

Clearwater Paper
VP & CIO

Will Weider

PeaceHealth
SVP & CIO

Lisa Wernli

Car Toys
EVP & CIO

Dan Willey

Wilbur-Ellis Company
CIO

Don Wolff

Portland Public Schools
Chief Technology Officer

Upcoming Programs


VIRTUAL

March 10, 2022 | 1 hour

Seattle CIO Virtual Town Hall

Structuring for Success — Crafting Your Future IT Culture

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

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IN-PERSON

April, 2022 | an evening

Seattle CIO Inner Circle

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

September, 2022 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

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

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