Carla Wheeler

Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer

With over 15 years’ experience in technology and business solutions, Carla heads the Heartland Alliance Information Technology department as our Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer. In this role, she focuses on integrating innovative technology solutions across the globe, multiple platforms and focused on cyber security. Prior to joining Heartland Alliance, Carla spent many years in the private sector at high-tech industries, start-up sector and managing several transformation initiatives. She brings deep expertise in global rollouts of Enterprise ERP, CRM, data management, governance, cyber security and mobility solutions across multiple sectors.

Carla wanted to make a difference and Heartland Alliance is positioned at the intersection of change, deep data insights and emerging technology connecting communities domestically and internationally. It is an honor to be part of an organization committed to driving transformative solutions with a multifaceted cause.

Carla received her undergraduate degree in business and economics and her MBA at Keller Graduate School of Management, focusing on business information systems and human resources. In addition she maintains a PMP, CGEIT, CISM and ITIL certification along with several technology awards.

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