Paula Starr

Chief Information Officer, Cherokee Nation

Paula Starr is a Cherokee citizen leading technology delivery at the Cherokee Nation, the United States’ largest federally-recognized tribe. She leads an IT department that supports 5,000 employees across the 7,000 square mile Cherokee reservation and provides service to 460,000 citizens across the United States and the globe. Paula’s team takes pride in upholding Cherokee community values while striving to transform technology service delivery with protected and reliable services that their co-workers love and enhanced service delivery to help Cherokee citizens live better.