Patricia B. Morrison

Executive Vice President, Customer Support Services, and Chief Information Officer

Patty Morrison is Executive Vice president, Customer Support Services and Chief Information Officer of Cardinal Health. In this role, Morrison is responsible for the company's enterprise-wide information technology. She is also responsible for the Customer Contact Centers and Contracts and Pricing.

Previously, Morrison was EVP and CIO for Motorola, where she oversaw all strategic, operational and financial aspects of the company's information technology architecture, systems, tools, processes and infrastructure. Her prior experience also includes CIO of Office Depot, Inc.; and senior-level information technology positions at General Electric Co., PepsiCo, Inc., The Procter & Gamble Co. and The Quaker Oats Co.

Morrison's reach within the IT and business community has spanned 30 years, across five different industries. She has broad expertise in managing complex, multi-business shared services. A respected and experienced IT professional; she is a recipient of the Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership. She was also inducted to the CIO Magazine Hall of Fame in 2008. She was named 2007 CIO of the Year by the Executive's Club of Chicago and the Association of Information Technology Professionals. She has dedicated her career to using technology to solving business problems.

Morrison serves as a board president for Opera Columbus and is a Director at Splunk (SPLK: NASDAQ), a technology company dedicated to making big data generated by websites, networks, RFID and mobile devices valuable to everyone.

Morrison holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and statistics and a Bachelor of Science degree in secondary education from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio graduating summa cum laude in 1980.