The Global Data Management Community

Board and Officers

Board of Directors

President
Loretta Mahon Smith
DAMA NCR
Through Year
2020
VP Operations
Lindy Kresl
DAMA Rocky Mountain
Through Year
2019
VP Finance
April Reeve
DAMA NYC
Through Year
2020
VP Online Services
Jerrod Young
DAMA Kansas City
Through Year
2020
VP Member Services
Frank Kadwell
DAMA Minnesota
Through Year
2020
VP Chapter Services
Stacey Haurin
DAMA Philadelphia
Through Year
2019
VP Conference Services
Cathy Nolan
DAMA Chicago
Through Year
2019
VP Professional Development
Chris Bradley
DAMA UK
Through Year
2019
VP Marketing & Communications
Lowell Fryman
DAMA Rocky Mountain
Through Year
2019
Presidents' Council Chair
Ray McGlew
DAMA Philadelphia
Through Year
2019

MISSION

DAMA International is a not-for-profit, vendor-independent, global association of technical and business professionals dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information and data management.

VISION

DAMA International's vision is to be an essential resource to those who engage in information and data management.

PURPOSE

DAMA International’s primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing data and information as key enterprise assets to support the organization.

Organization Goals

  • Help practitioners become more knowledgeable and skilled in the information and data management profession.

  • Influence practices, education and certification in the information and data management profession.

  • Support DAMA members and their organizations to address their information and data management needs.

  • Form alliances with other organizations with similar principles  to strengthen the profession.

Board (non-voting)

Governance and Ethics Officer
Eva Smith
Past President
Dr Peter Aiken
DAMA Central Virginia

Board Advisors

Advisor Emeritus
John Zachman
Zachman International
Lifetime Advisor
Karen Lopez
Advisor
Susan Earley
DAMA Chicago

Support Staff

Bookkeeper
Vacant
DAMA-I
Administrative Assistant
Marilyn Sargent
DAMA I