David Behen

La-Z Boy

David Behen is the Chief Information Officer and Vice President at La-Z-Boy Incorporated, since June 2017.  He leads the IT function across the enterprise, aligning technology with La-Z-Boy’s business objectives.  In this critical role, he will ensure optimal technology performance and cybersecurity for the company in support of La-Z-Boy’s future growth and success across our manufacturing and retail operations. David has over 15 years of progressive IT leadership and development experience.  Prior to joining La-Z- Boy, David spent six and half years as a Cabinet member for Governor Rick Snyder as the Director of the Department of Technology, Management and Budget and Chief Information Officer for the State of Michigan.

He has served as a keynote speaker, expert panelist, and moderator for national and international audiences providing expertise on information technology, cybersecurity, data management, and leadership.