Data Steward of the Year

Announcing the winner of the 2013 Stewie award: MAUREEN SPENCE

Maureen is a Senior MIS Analyst Manager at Capital One. She leads a team that supports all Bank Data Store applications, as well as more than 1,000 direct and 10,000 indirect users.  She has worked tirelessly to automate processes and enable data information availability to all end users.  Maureen partners with IT and business stakeholders daily.  Her co-workers see her as an invaluable team member, and customers consider her their go-to problem-solver.Congratulations, Maureen!

We’d also like to extend a hat-tip to our honorable mentions:

Anne-Marie Battis, program officer at Canadian Electricity Association
Marc Cannon, lead master data analyst at Mondelez International
Steve Doig, knight chair in journalism at Arizona State University
Jeff Fullerton, data management and governance manager at TD Bank
Robert Grimm, senior data infrastructure manager at Aviva
Dean Madias, Wells Fargo
Zéger Nieuweboer, data steward at Dutch Tax Authority
Ardley Tschetter, senior manager of information technology at OfficeMax

Special thanks to all our judges, as well as to everyone who submitted a nomination this year. You have proven yet again that there are countless data stewards out there who work hard to keep the tech world turning.