Ellen Barker

Ellen Barker is senior vice president and chief information officer of Texas Instruments responsible for the Information Technology organization. In this role, she manages the information technology strategies and operational management of applications and infrastructure worldwide that enable TI’s changing business needs. 

Ellen joined TI in 1984. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas, Austin and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dallas. 

In addition to her role at TI and a board member for High-Tech High Heels, Ellen is also a board member for Tech Titans, the largest technology trade association in Texas and ion the Advisory Board of the Alliance for Women and Technology, and is a member of the Business Alliance Council for the National Alliance for Partnership in Equity (NAPE).

Ellen believes in giving back to her community and helping others. She is a member of the executive leadership team for the American Heart Association – Go Red for Women, helps with TI’s United Way campaign and is a leader in her church. 

She has been married to her husband Alan for 35 years and they have two adult sons and daughters-in-law, and a granddaughter. Ellen is an avid golfer and enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.