B.A. Economics, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
M.S. Organizational Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Mark Weischedel serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the American Red Cross. In his role as CIO, Mr. Weischedel oversees business technology planning, policy and alignment, application, infrastructure and operations, technology standards, information security, technology partnerships and sourcing. He is directly responsible for the corporate information technology department, which serves the technology needs for the organization.
Mr. Weischedel began his career with the Red Cross in 2002 as the Vice President of Biomedical IT Solutions. He served as the Interim CIO from 2004 to 2005, and became the Deputy CIO in 2006. He was appointed interim SVP and CIO in July 2007 and was appointed SVP and CIO in April 2008.