Cheada Lao, Executive Vice President of Operations
Ms. Lao joined the Allied team as the Vice President of Infrastructure in 2017 and was promoted to EVP of Operations this year. In this role, she will work closely with David S. Walker, Allied’s President & CEO, and the Allied management team in leading all aspects of Allied operations. Ms. Lao has successfully executed technology initiatives that advanced Allied growth and supported the launch of the Allied Benefit Suite. She has a strong IT and project management background as well as over 14 years of progressive business leadership experience including Third Party Administration. Ms. Lao holds an MBA from Saint Mary’s College of California.