"Being a business data steward is an enormous responsibility because much is riding on the information they provide. Decision-makers throughout the enterprise rely upon recommendations made by data stewards for timely, accurate and consistent information. Simply put, it's important to select the right people with the right skills. To help you cast a net internally for people with candidate potential, the following are qualities I've found most common in the best business data steward role..."
John Walton is a CTG Client Solution Architect and consulting professional with more than 35 years of IT experience spanning multiple disciplines and industries. He has more than 20 years of experience leading data warehousing, business intelligence, and data governance engagements. He has extensive experience working with a broad range of healthcare and life sciences organizations including IDNs, national healthcare payers, regional HMOs, a global pharmaceutical company, academic medical centers, community, and pediatric hospitals.