Thomas Behnke

Thomas Behnke

Director of IT Global Network
Kellogg Company

Tom Behnke is the Director of IT Global Network at Kellogg Company.

Tom Behnke is the Director IT, at Kellogg Company. He joined Kellogg in late 2015 and in this role, he owns the delivery of multiple infrastructure strategic programs, financial oversight of the global IT communications and data networking spend and establishing global processes, staffing models and governance around infrastructure delivery.

Prior to this role, Behnke was associate director at Kraft Foods group overseeing their IT network and driving over 30% reduction in operating spend while improving all business KPIs for the services. In addition, he co-lead the infrastructure program to separate Kraft Foods Group from Mondelez International (previously known as Kraft Foods, Inc). He had responsibility for the programs building new datacenters, server infrastructure, end user computing, identity management, data and voice communications, and application virtualization for Kraft Foods Group over a thirteen month period.

Behnke has a MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Loyola University Chicago.

A Measurable Impact

Initial placement rate:
90%
Industry retention rate:
81%
College attendance rate:
55%
Alumni actively engaged in their communities:
72%
Average 12-month earnings before program:
$10,790
Average 12-month earnings after program:
$44,010