Philadelhia DAMA





Join your DAMA friends and ring in the New Year!

Thursday, January 14, 2016

TD University

4140 Church Rd.

Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054


January is traditionally a time for resolutions, resolve to hear Donna Burbank and April Reeves shed some light on our theme, Data Governance.


Donna will help us to solve misalignment problems with her presentation of:  Aligning Data Governance with Business Value:  How to “Sell” Data Governance in Your Organization ; while April will enlighten us on the topic of:  Data Governance and the Big Data Lake –Governing the Modern Analytics Environment.


Enjoy Breakfast sponsored by Myriad Solutions.


Donna Burbank, is a recognized industry expert in information management with over 20 years of experience in data management and enterprise architecture. She currently is the Managing Director of Global Data Strategy Ltd, an international data management consulting company. Her background is multi-faceted across consulting, product development, product management, brand strategy, marketing, and business leadership in organizations such as CA Technologies, Embarcadero Technologies, and PLATINUM Technologies. She has worked with dozens of Fortune 500 companies worldwide in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa and speaks regularly at industry conferences.  She has co-authored two books: Data Modeling for the Business and Data Modeling Made Simple with CA ERwin Data Modeler r8. As long-time DAMA member, she is currently the President of the DAMA Rocky Mountain Chapter (DAMA RMC).  She can be reached at and you can follow her on Twitter @donnaburbank.


April Reeve has spent the last 25 years working as an enterprise architect and program manager. Currently she is working for EMC Consulting as an Advisory Consultant in the Enterprise Information Management practice.

April is an expert in multiple Data Management disciplines including Data Integration, Big Data, Data Conversion, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Master Data Management, and Data Governance.

She is the author of “Managing Data In Motion: Best Practice Data Integration Techniques and Technologies” which is published by Morgan Kaufmann.