University of Wisconsin–Madison

Data Governance Steering Committee

In aligning with the priorities established for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the mission of the Data Governance Program is to allow for and facilitate data-driven decision making.  The Data Governance Steering Committee has been established to sponsor and ensure the success of that program.

The Data Governance Steering Committee is responsible for providing executive level guidance to the program as well as promoting Data Governance across UW-Madison. They are also responsible for  determining the priority and budget of major data-related projects.

Read the DGSC charter

DGSC Members

Title Name
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Sara Mangelsdorf
Vice Chancellor for Finance & Administration Laurent Heller
Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education Norman Drinkwater
Vice Provost for Information Technology-  Chief Information Officer Lois Brooks
 Chief Data Officer Cathy Lloyd