Cathy L. Tompkins has served as Chesapeake Energy’s Senior Vice President – Information Technology and Chief Information Officer since January 2006. Prior to that time, Ms. Tompkins served as Vice President – Information Technology from July 2005 to January 2006 and Director – Applications & Programing from 2004 to 2006.
Before joining Chesapeake, Ms. Tompkins spent 20+ years in IT management and technical positions at various companies including Devon Energy Corporation, Ocean Energy, Inc., Cabot Oil and Gas Corporation, Price Waterhouse LLP and Shell Oil Company.
Ms. Tompkins graduated from the University of Alabama in 1983 with a Bachelor Science degree in Computer Science.
Ms. Tompkins is active in various IT and industry associations and boards that share her passion for representing the interests of the industry, shaping the future of the IT profession, advancing women in energy, promoting diversity and improving the welfare of underprivileged children.