Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
David Johns is the senior vice president and chief information officer of Owens Corning, a world leader in building materials and composite systems and solutions.
leads the Global Information Technology & Global Business Shared Services organization which includes all Owens Corning business shared service centers, manufacturing technology, project portfolio management, and information systems-the latter of which ranked 62nd in the 2006 InformationWeek 500 and 5th on the 2005 Baseline 500.
has extensive managerial and technical experience involving global supply chain activities, large-scale systems design and development, and other technology related activities.
Prior his current assignment, Mr. Johns served as senior vice president, chief information officer and chief supply chain officer.
In this role, he
was responsible for global information systems and supply chain functions leveraging people, process and technology to transform Owens Corning's
supply chain and drive change across the enterprise.
In 1999, Mr. Johns was named senior vice president and chief technology officer where he led the Owens Corning Technology Group, which paired the company's Science & Technology and Information Systems organizations.
Mr. Johns also served as vice president and chief information officer with responsibility for leading and integrating the design, development, and operations elements of Advantage 2000, the company's enterprise-wide reengineering program.
The scope included process and technology application, global infrastructure and related services for the implementation of the SAP software system.
Before joining Owens Corning in 1994, Mr. Johns was a technology manager with Honeywell, Inc., in the company's Minneapolis global resource center.
In that role, he
implemented fully integrated payroll, human resources, and benefits systems throughout the company's U.S. and Canadian business units as well as financial applications throughout Honeywell's global financial organization.
Before his tenure at Honeywell, Mr. Johns was director of information services for Time Warner Cable Communications, Inc., in Dublin, Ohio, where he orchestrated major computer systems development and management activities at both the division and corporate levels.
Mr. Johns holds a Bachelor of Science in computer science from The Ohio State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dayton.
was also a scholarship athlete at Ohio State
He is a member of the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees.