CHICAGO - Exelon today announced that its board of directors elected Linda P. Jojo as a director. Jojo, 50, is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for United Airlines, where she is responsible for technology strategy and IT operations.
"Linda brings a depth of leadership experience to the Exelon board of directors, and we look forward to working with her," said Mayo Shattuck, chairman of Exelon. "Technology and innovation are essential components of our business and her extensive background in this area will be a tremendous asset."
In her role at United Airlines, Jojo is guiding the company's deployment of innovative mobile technologies and data analytics platforms to improve customer experience and the airline's operations. Under her leadership, the airline is also making significant investments to improve the reliability and security of the airline's technology systems.
Prior to United Airlines, Jojo served from 2011 to 2014 as CIO at Toronto-based Rogers Communications Inc., one of Canada's leading cable and telecommunications companies.
From 2008 to 2011, she served as senior vice president and CIO of Energy Future Holdings Corp. based in Dallas and was CIO of Flowserve Corporation in Irving, Texas, from 2004 to 2008. From 1991 to 2004 she held a series of leadership positions at General Electric, including serving as CIO of GE Silicones.
Jojo has received industry recognition on multiple occasions, earning CIO 100 awards for transformation and innovation in three different years and being named to the InformationWeek 500.
She earned a master's degree in Industrial Engineering & Management Systems and a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.