College of Business Administration

Donald G. Imholz



Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Centene Corporation

Don Imholz has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for the Centene Corporation since September 2008.  He is responsible for all of IT as well as several corporate shared service operations such as Claims Processing

Previous to his appointment at Centene, he managed his own consultant company working for clients across a variety of industries.  Before that, he worked 30+ years for McDonnell Douglas and then Boeing Company in a wide variety of assignments inside and outside of IT.  Positions included being CIO for all of Boeing Integrated Defense Systems; and global responsibility for application development and support for all of Boeing – commercial, defense, and space.

Don Imholz holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Missouri in St. Louis, and was honored with the UMSL College of Business Administration Distinguished Alumni Award.  He also holds a master’s degree in information systems management and an executive master’s degree in business administration, both from Washington University in St. Louis.

Don Imholz is currently on the Leadership Council UMSL Business School, and has served on the Information Systems Advisory Board for the same school.  He is also on the board and is past chairman of the board of directors for the Center for the Application of Information Technology, and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Masters of Information Management Program for Washington University. Imholz is also on the board of directors for the Family Resource Center, a non-profit organization providing a broad range of social services in the St. Louis area, and is also on the Saint Louis Zoo Board.