Shawn Whitcomb

Shawn Whitcomb

CFED CTO (Interim)


Cherokee Federal

Whitcomb has 25 years of technology leadership experience in a variety of industries such as Engineering, Entertainment, Legal, Health Care, Manufacturing, Government, and Advertising/Media.   Most recently he served as Chief Operating and Technology Officer for a National Healthcare Service Provider where he was responsible for leading the operations of the organization’s nationwide services utilizing a global team, as well as IT, R&D, Security, and Compliance.  In addition, Whitcomb has served as Chief Information Officer for multiple organizations such as the City of Olathe, Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories based in Washington, HNTB in Kansas City and ExamOne based in Lenexa (Quest Diagnostic Company).

Whitcomb earned a master's in science management from Baker University and bachelor's degrees in computer science and history from MidAmerica Nazarene University.   He received his CIO certificate in government from the University of North Carolina; and his CIO certification in Health Care from CHIME.

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