MA ’87 English
As executive vice president and chief human resources officer, McClaskey is responsible for recruiting, benefits administration, compensation, and leadership and organizational development for approximately 22,000 DISH team members.
Previously, he led DISH’s IT organization as senior vice president and chief information officer. Among other honors, he was recognized as CIO of the Year by the Denver Business Journal and as a CIO 100 recipient nationally. Before joining DISH in 2007, he served as Perot Systems’ vice president of infrastructure solutions and chief information officer.
Before receiving his master’s degree in English at MU, he earned his bachelor of arts in English and bachelor of science in education from Truman State University, where he serves on the Foundation Board.