Washington, DC CIO 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 CIOs 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:

Programs

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

Insights

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

Connections

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 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

Washington, DC CIO Governing Body


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

Co-Chairs

Ryan Boulais

AES Corporation
CISO

Mike Gordon

Lockheed Martin
VP & CISO

Jamie Holcombe

United States Patent & Trademark Office
Chief Information Officer

Kurt John

Expedia Group
Global Chief Security Officer

André Mendes

Department of Commerce
CIO

Shamim Mohammad

CarMax Inc
EVP, Chief Information and Technology Officer

Chris Porter

Fannie Mae
Chief Information Security Officer

Members

Lawrence Anderson

Department of Commerce
Deputy CIO

Kevin Apperson

Maxim Healthcare Services
CIO

Shah Behzadi

EchoStar
VP Global Infrastructure

Mark Booth

Perdue Farms
SVP & CIO

Peter DuBois

Stanley Black & Decker
CIO and VP of Breakthrough Innovation GTS

Gina Guillaume-Joseph, PhD

Workday
Chief Technology Officer - Government

Vishal Gupta

Lexmark
CTO & CIO, SVP Connected Technology

Steve Hull

Leidos
EVP, Operations Manager - Enterprise & Cyber Solutions

John Lambeth

MAXIMUS
Chief Information Officer

Mingu Lee

Cleveland Avenue
Managing Partner

Nick Leshock

General Dynamics
CIO

Adam Levy

Intelsat
SVP, Network and Information Systems

Chris Nelson

Beacon Roofing
EVP & CIO

Shola Oyewole

United Therapeutics
VP – Digital Innovation/Chief Innovation Officer

George Petasis

Georgetown University
Assistant Dean for Technology and CIO

Chris Soong

Huntington Ingalls Industries
Chief Information Officer

Howard Spira

Export-Import Bank of the United States
Senior Vice President and CIO

Mike Summers

Sunrise Senior Living
CIO

Michele Thomas

Department of Labor
CTO (Acting)

Naj Uddin

AARP
CIO

Sandeep Uthra

Capital Bank Financial Corp.
EVP, Chief Information Officer

April Wiggs

Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Chief, IT Enterprise Project Services

Walter Wilinsky

Leonardo DRS
VP & CIO

Upcoming Programs


VIRTUAL

September 22, 2022 | 1 hour

Washington, DC 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 11, 2022 | an evening

Washington, DC CIO Inner Circle

The Ritz Carlton, Pentagon City

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

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IN-PERSON

October 11 - 13, 2022 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

Waldorf Astoria Chicago

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

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IN-PERSON

November 29, 2022 | an evening

Washington, DC CIO Inner Circle

The Tower Club Tysons Corner

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

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Your Community Partners


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