Board Role: Treasurer
Director IT, Kellogg Company
Tom Behnke is Senior Director IT for the Kellogg Company. Mr. Behnke leads the company’s infrastructure and service management functions that span global network/data communications, IT service management tools, IT financial governance and software asset management. He has a proven track record of pushing past the status quo to deliver outstanding business outcomes by reshaping what is possible with both his direct and indirect teams. For Kellogg Company, Mr. Behnke is helping lead the company’s charge to transform its legacy infrastructure services to the cloud, while deploying next generation technology solutions along the way. Tom joined the Kellogg Company in 2015 with over 15 years of IT leadership experience in both consumer packaged goods and pharmaceutical sectors. Prior to joining the Kellogg Company, Mr. Behnke served as the associate director IT for Kraft Foods Group, Inc., overseeing all aspects of information technology, including network and communications infrastructure. In addition, Tom serves as a board member for the Chicago chapter of the Society of Information Management. Mr. Behnke has a MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Physics from Loyola University Chicago.