Chief Information Officer
Troy Cardinal joined RSM US LLP (RSM) as CIO in August 2014. He oversees the firm’s technology strategy, solutions and operations for North America and works to align our information technology programs and projects with the firm's strategic objectives and enterprise initiatives. Leading a Computerworld “Best Places to Work in IT” team, he serves on the firm’s IT steering committee, the security advisory council and the innovation leadership council. He was named the managing partner of the Minneapolis firm-wide office in 2015 and also serves on the executive council for the firm’s Culture, Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) initiative.
Prior to joining the firm, Cardinal was a member of the U.S. technology senior leadership team at a Big Four accounting firm, serving as that firm's director of technology for the U.S. offshore business unit and the U.S. consulting business, providing oversight and accountability for their technology strategy and initiatives. Cardinal previously spent more than 15 years in technology consulting, collaborating with domestic and global clients on technology strategy and governance, IT mergers and acquisitions, IT innovation and IT security and risk management.
In his community, Cardinal serves on the Board of Directors for the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities of Minnesota and on the senior council for his church. He has volunteered as an App Development Coding instructor for a local elementary school for five years, has been active with Feed My Starving Children and has served as a youth basketball coach for over 15 years.
Professional Affiliations and Credentials
- Member, National Association of Corporate Directors
- Member, Information Technology Alliance
- Bachelor of Science, Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign