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Ellen Barker

Ellen Barker
Ellen Barker
Chief Information Officer
Texas Instruments

Ellen Barker is Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Texas Instruments. She leads TI’s Information Technology Services organization where she is responsible for IT strategies and operational management of IT applications and infrastructure worldwide that enable TI’s changing business needs. Ellen assumed the role of CIO in July 2014. A 31-year TI veteran, Ellen joined TI as a new college hire. She has held a number of management positions within the company’s Analog, Embedded Processing, manufacturing and former defense divisions, including vice president over High Performance Analog Finance and Operations. She is a member of the Business Alliance Council for the National Alliance for Partnership in Equity, and serves on the board of High Tech High Heels, a non-profit organization focused on increasing the number of girls entering a college degree program in science, technology, engineering, and math. In addition, she is a graduate of the Leadership Texas Class of 2000, Mentium100 program in 2004, Leadership America Class of 2010 and a Dallas Business Journal Honoree for Women in Technology.