Washington, DC CDAO Community


Join a powerful network of peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CDAOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:


Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.


Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CDAOs approach similar challenges.


Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CDAOs today.

  1. Structuring Data Governance to Improve the Digital Enterprise
  2. Fostering a Culture of Data Literacy and Analytics-Based Decision Making
  3. Data Sharing — Driving Business Value Through Access & Collaboration

Washington, DC CDAO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the Washington, DC CDAO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CDAOs, for CDAOs.


Aravind Jagannathan

Freddie Mac
VP, Single-Family Chief Data Officer

Peter Maynard

Guardian Life Insurance
Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Jodi Morton

Global and U.S. Chief Data Officer


Venkat Achanta

EVP, Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Naomi Adaniya

Department of Justice - Drug Enforcement Administration
Chief Data Officer

Kushagra Arora

University of Virginia
Chief Digital, Data and Analytics Officer, Darden School of Business

Kevin Bates

Fannie Mae
Chief Data Officer

Kyle Benning

Perdue Farms
Director of Information Management (CDO)

Daniel Chaddock

Chief Data Officer

Jyoti Chawla

Deutsche Bank
CTO and Head of Architecture, CDO

Ed Colet

VP, Data Management & Engineering

Shan Collins

Nestle USA
Chief Digital Transformation Officer

Sean Cook

Pacific Life Insurance
AVP, Data Management & Finance IT

Bojan Duric

City of Virginia Beach
Chief Data Officer

Octavio Flores

Nestle USA
Vice President Data & Analytics

Sam Garfield

VP Data Intelligence

Andrea Gibbons

Chief Data Officer

Ankit Goel

SVP - Head of Data, Analytics and Modeling

Juan Gorricho

TD Bank Group
Head of Business Intelligence & Data Transformation

Melvin Greer

Chief Data Scientist, Americas

Rajat Gupta

Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Scott Hallworth

HP Inc.
Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Tyler Jackson

The Carlyle Group
Vice President - Fund Management

Hari Kalahasti

Clark Construction Group
Head of Data & Analytics

Jaime Lees

County of Arlington, VA
Chief Data Officer

Hao Liang

Head of Data and Analytics

Justin Magruder

Chief Data Officer

Nick Minale

Johns Hopkins Healthcare
Interim Vice President, Information Technology

Jon Minkoff

Federal Communications Commission
CDO, Enforcement Bureau

Shivanku Misra

Vice President, Advanced Analytics

Srini Nanduri

Advance Auto Parts
VP, Head of Enterprise Data Analytics

Pete Palermo

Quanta Services
Chief Data and Technology Officer

Ken Pfeil

Commonwealth of Virginia
Chief Data Officer

Prathibha Prabakaran

Voya Financial
Head of Enterprise Data Architecture

Kyle Pudenz

SVP, Enterprise Data & Analytics

Kappu Ramasubramanian

University of Virginia
Chief Data and Analytics Officer, School of Medicine

Jelena Roljevic

George Washington University
Assistant Vice President for Business Intelligence and Enterprise Information Services

Sanjay Sardar

SVP, Digital Transformation and IT Modernization

Diane Schmidt

London Stock Exchange
Corporate Chief Data Officer

Pramod Singh

Chief Analytics Officer, Vice-President Data Sciences and Analytics

Joe Siryani

MedStar Health
Director, Head of Enterprise Analytics

Rakesh Srinivasan

PETCO Health & Wellness Company
SVP, Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Martin Stolfa

Vice President Data Strategy & Governance

Lydia Taghavi

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Acting Chief Data Officer

Jerry Thomas

VP, IT - Data & Analytics

Robin Thottungal

Office of Personnel Management
Chief Information, Technology and Analytics Officer

Wendy Zhang

CSL Behring
Global Head of Data Analytics

Upcoming Programs


June 21, 2023 | 1 day

Washington, DC CDAO Executive Summit

Convene, 1201 Wilson Blvd

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

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August 24, 2023 | 1 hour

Washington, DC CDAO Town Hall

Washington DC CDAO Town Hall

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

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