Vice President and Chief Architect
Doug Cook is vice president and chief architect for the Oklahoma City-based national headquarters of SONIC®, America’s Drive-In®. In his role, Cook is responsible for leading the architecture of SONIC’s technology foundation, including POPS, POS, ERP, Data and initiatives associated with these business technology areas.
Cook has worked with the SONIC team in various technology leadership roles since 1999. In his most recent role, Cook served as vice president of enterprise architecture and integration when he led the development and implementation of SONIC’s enterprise architecture practice. Cook’s responsibilities included partnering with restaurant operations, supply chain, franchisees, and other stakeholders to drive best practices and measurable benefits by ensuring the readiness, scalability, and effective use of margin improvement tools like inventory and labor management.
Cook holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, and he is currently pursuing a master’s degree in enterprise architecture from Penn State University.
Cook, his wife, Jana, and their two children, Colby and Kynlee, reside in Edmond, Oklahoma.