Debra is the IT Leader for Cargill’s Protein and Salt (CPS) Enterprise. She is responsible for overseeing all aspects of information technology for Cargill’s Salt, Poultry and Protein businesses. She is also a member of Global CIO Senior Executive Team and reporting to Cargill’s Corporate CIO.
Prior to this role, Debra has held a number of roles leading IT teams across our Cargill Business Units, including Commodity Trading Business and Food Processing Businesses. Her leadership responsibilities have spanned global transformations, business intelligence teams, application teams and infrastructure teams. Debra brings a mixture of business accumen, technology expertise and innovation to her leadership approach.
Debra was born and raised in rural Minnesota. She currently lives in Chanhassen, MN with her husband and two children (ages 12 and 14) who help keep her very active when not at work.