Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Navy Federal Credit Union
Bill Hills is the Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Navy Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia. Navy Federal, the world’s largest credit union, has more than 17,000 employees and seven million members.
With nearly 40 years of industry and management consulting experience, Mr. Hills brings a unique skill set to his role as the CIO. He is a strong strategic thinker with a proven track record of blending effective business processes with practical information technology solutions to improve corporate performance.
As CIO of Navy Federal, Mr. Hills has led his team to being designated one of ComputerWorld’s best places to work in IT for 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018, an InformationWeek Elite 100 IT Organization in 2016, and the Project Management Institutes PMO of the year in 2015. Mr. Hills was also designated one of ComputerWorld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders in 2016.
Over the course of the past 40 years, Mr. Hills has held executive positions with industry leading companies including: Chase Econometrics, Johnson & Johnson, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), and Xansa. Mr. Hills received his Bachelor’s degree from Case Western Reserve University, and pursued graduate studies in Regional Science, at the University of Pennsylvania. He resides in New Jersey with his wife Carol, where he can be found on the weekends flying through the sky.