Erik Arnold is our chief information officer. Photo: PATH.
Chief Information Officer
Erik Arnold is an information technology professional with more than 14 years of experience in information technology leadership, project management, and systems integration. Mr. Arnold is responsible for PATH’s global information systems—including library services, records management, software development, and the global network and computer services teams.
Prior to PATH, Mr. Arnold spent a number of years working on designing and implementing large digital asset–management systems, with a robust cataloging interface and rich controlled vocabulary. He also has extensive experience with enterprise resource planning systems using complex data integration platforms and reporting. He has experience with financial audits, forecasting, budgeting, contracts, HRIS, intranet design, data warehousing, and web-based dashboards. More recently, Mr. Arnold implemented program portfolio management to track relative project priorities, interdependencies, and costs—and fully implemented both Lean Agile and Scrum software development practices at a large, global e-commerce company. His approach focuses on transparency, communication, and collaboration.
Mr. Arnold holds an MA from Brown University.