CPE Events

The Texas CDO Journey - Looking Back, Looking Forward


September 12, 2019


11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Ed Kelly

Chief Data Officer

Texas Department of Information Resources



Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

11617 Research Boulevard

Austin, TX 78759


Member: $29

Non-member: $34


1 hour

Speaker Biography

Ed Kelly has over 30 years' experience in business and information technology. He currently serves as the Chief Data Officer of Texas for the Department of Information Resources (DIR). In his role, he works with agencies and institutions of higher education to collaboratively develop data policies, standards, and best practices to improve data governance and integrity statewide.

Prior to joining DIR, he held positions with the Texas Department of Agriculture as Chief Administrative Officer and with the Texas Department of Public Safety as Chief Information Officer. Ed’s experience includes a variety of roles in the private sector for the State Street Bank and Trust Company, Fidelity Investments, Dell Computer, Dell Financial Services, and Unisys Corporation.