Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Todd Gourd has devoted more than 25 years to supporting innovation, managing modern information technology and serving as a leader in the IT field. As chief information officer for Cherokee Nation Businesses, Gourd is responsible for leading the IT department and providing strategic vision. During his 16-year career with CNB, Gourd has executed multiple roles, including serving as interim executive chief information officer for Cherokee Nation and Cherokee Nation Health Services, vice president of information services and several other IT leadership roles. Gourd, a Cherokee Nation citizen, holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Langston University and serves on the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Oklahoma.