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Decision Support Community


Starting early 2018, a Decision Support Community is being formed on the UTK campus to support the Data Governance initiative. Through communication, planning and data sharing we aim to reduce redundant data on campus and facilitate involvement in the effective use of data and tools. Subcommittees will be formed, and regular meetings will be held. More information will be available in late February 2018.


Overight of the DSC is provided by the individuals below. The Chair(s) of the DSC works closely with campus leadership, data trustees, and data stewards on priorities around data portfolio development, data quality initiates, and proper use of the campus data warehouse.

  • Mark Savage, Interim Asst CIO & Executive Director, OIT (Co-Chair)
  • Denise Gardner, Asst Provost & Director, OIRA (Co-Chair)
  • Donald Cunningham, Assoc Director, OIRA
  • Connie Grove, IT Manager Data Services, OIT
  • OIT Data Services Team
  • OIRA Reporting / Research Team
  • Campus College Power Users

Agendas & Minutes:

Date Agenda Minutes
March, 2018 TBD  

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