Rachel Lockett has been in IT leadership for more than 25 years. She has served as the chief information officer at Pohlad Companies since 2014. She is also the author of “The Technology Doesn’t Matter: Prioritizing the People in IT Business Alignment.”
Lockett is passionate about developing leaders and serving as a mentor to IT professionals. She was selected as the 2020 Twin Cities Enterprise CIO of the Year and was a finalist for the National CIO of the Year in 2022. She also serves on the technology advisory board for Stratacor, the parent company of Delta Dental.
Lockett has d degree in computer information systems from Illinois State University and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional. She enjoys volunteering with local organizations that help encourage young women and girls pursuing careers in technology.