Denver CIO Community


Join a powerful network of C-level 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 best practices, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

  • Participate in year-round gatherings both in person and virtually with your local peer group
  • Engage in unparalleled collaboration through in-depth discussions on the most critical and relevant issues
  • Network with like-minded peers facing the same challenges as you
  • Exchange ideas, strategies and solutions validated by peers
  • Gain exclusive access to community insights, including best practices and survey results, to benchmark your organization with others
  • Learn how other leaders approached their challenges by leveraging peer-recommended partners
  • Make new connections through facilitated networking opportunities, including curated 1:1 peer meetings
  • Grow and enhance your career through an exclusive network and mentorship
  • Build lasting relationships and stay connected with peers and colleagues

Denver CIO Governing Body

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

Governing Body Co-Chairs

Trent Krause


Dolores Mears

Hensel Phelps Construction

Craig Richardville

Intermountain Health
Chief Digital & Information Officer

Diego Silva

Gates Corporation

Governing Body Members

Michael Bush

Colorado Rockies
Senior Director, Information Systems

Julio Da Silva

Summit Materials

Steve Dills

Brown and Caldwell

Jeff Fithian

DMC Global

Brian Gabbard

Ball Corporation
SVP, CIO and Head of Global Shared Services

Ravikumar Gaddam

The Boeing Co
Director, DevOps/ProdOps

Jennifer Gunias

Samaritan Health Services
Technology VP of Application Delivery and Operations

Stephen Katsirubas

Pursuit Collection
Chief Information Officer

Rajat Khanna

Frontier Airlines

Jason L'Odense

Global Medical Response

Markus Lonnquist

Jab Holding

Chris Meyerpeter

Ardent Mills

Neil Morris

BAE Systems INC.
CIO Space & Mission Systems

Scott Munson

University of Colorado System
Associate VP & CIO

Benjamin Partout


John Shellenberger

Johns Manville
VP and CIO

Eric Williams

The Simply Good Foods Company

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

  1. Shaping the Efficient Enterprise with AI & Automation
  2. Strengthening Partnerships for Wider Business Impact
  3. Illustrating IT’s Value through Business-first Initiatives

Upcoming Programs


May 22, 2024 | 1 day

Denver CIO Executive Summit

Sheraton Denver Downtown

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

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September 12, 2024 | an evening

Denver CIO Inner Circle

The Guest

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

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