He is the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. In this role, he oversees all aspects of delivering a technology strategy that aligns with the institutional mission to saving children and finding cures.
Prior to his current position, he was associate vice president and deputy chief information officer at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center responsible for executive leadership for a portfolio of information services that support the institutional mission to eliminate the burden of cancer.
Perry also served as director of enterprise technology and director of business line applications for U.S. Oncology where he oversaw a team responsible for all technology infrastructure services and clinical research technology. He started his healthcare career with Columbia/HCA Healthcare as director of application technology and architecture.
Perry completed his Bachelor of Science in computer science at Harding University and Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Houston.