Cody Sanford, T-Mobile

Cody Sanford, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer T-Mobile.
Cody Sanford, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer T-Mobile.

Cody Sanford is the chief information officer at T-Mobile, where he leads the company's Product & Technology organization and digital transformation strategy fueling the Un-carrier revolution. As part of his job, Cody and his team build new technologies that bring innovative products and experiences to life for T-Mobile customers and front-line employees.

Cody started his career at T-Mobile 20 years ago and has served in a variety of positions. His previous roles include senior vice president of Technology, senior vice president West Area Field Sales & Operations, vice president West Region Retail Sales, vice president Enterprise Planning and vice president Engineering & Operations. He also led the integration planning and public-company readiness effort in the successful merger of T-Mobile & Metro PCS. Before joining T-Mobile, Cody served as western regional director for The Walter Group and founded Magellan Communications. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Washington.

Cody is passionate about advancing STEM education and is a board member of the Washington Alliance for Better Schools where he helps students graduate career and college ready.