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Trisha Cunningham

Chief Citizenship Officer
Texas Instruments

As Chief Citizenship Officer, Trisha strives to positively impact the communities where TI operates through strategic philanthropy, education, employee involvement and corporate social responsibility programs that support TI’s business goals.

In addition to her public affairs role, she has over 20 years experience managing global communications and marketing initiatives including corporate communications, marketing and business communications that increased awareness, consideration and preference for TI products and services.

Trisha is a collaborator and believes there is power in partnership and sharing to build a better future for TI and our communities. As such, she was a catalyst and founder of the Dallas Fort Worth Corporate Citizenship Network – a self-managed group formed to share best practices and encourage companies with similar interests to work together on key community issues. She recently was named 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Executive of the Year by the Center for Nonprofit Management and named a 2013 Women Leading Greater Good award recipient by Faith & Philanthropy Institute 

Trisha holds a BS in Computer Information Systems with an emphasis in business from Murray State University. She is a graduate of the International Women’s Foundation Leadership Fellows Program, Leadership Dallas and Leadership Texas. She serves on the board of trustees for Leadership Women (executive committee) and Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas, and formerly served on the boards of Volunteer Center of North Texas and Girls Inc of Metropolitan Dallas. She also serves on the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Marketing Council, the President’s Advisory Council of the AT&T Performing Arts Center and Murray State’s Computer Information Systems advisory board. Trisha is a member of the Dallas Breakfast Group, World Affairs Council and Dallas Friday Group. She has also been an active Girl Scout volunteer for 13 years and a volunteer leader in church youth and children’s programs for over 20 years.

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