Pete Murphy, Chief Information Officer
​​​​Pete Murphy, Chief Information OfficerPete Murphy joined Cardinal Innovations Healthcare as Chief Information Officer in 2011. He oversees technology delivery, data science and advanced analytics, enterprise project management and technology risk management services for the enterprise. Under his leadership, Cardinal Innovations is unsurpassed in providing state-of-the-art technology and business solutions in support of state government programs, behavioral health providers and plan members across North Carolina. 


Murphy has more than 30 years of experience in technology management, information security and risk management roles that include IT service management, selected business application portfolios, customer service desk, end-user support, messaging systems, mobile technology, voice and data telecommunications, data centers and technology supplier management. Before joining Cardinal Innovations, he held several significant roles as a member of the Executive Management Team at TIAA-CREF, including Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Technology Officer and as a Director for the TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company. Prior to TIAA-CREF, he held positions of increasing responsibility with Bank of America and AmSouth Bank (now Regions Financial).

Murphy is a sought-out technology expert and was selected to write the foreword for Foundstone's Hacking Exposed, one of the best-selling international computer security publications. He also is a patent holder in the area of risk and control assessment.

Murphy currently serves on the Health Informatics Advisory Board at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, the Appalachian State University Computer Information Science Advisory Board, Learning Help Centers of Charlotte Board, and Chairs the Board for One7 Academy, Inc. He holds Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Information Security Manager certifications from the Information Systems Audit and Control Association.​​