We are an fellowship of data and analytics executives, directors and innovators forming a Utah Chapter of DAMA International to advance the analytics community across the Intermountain West.

DAMA International and the Utah DAMA Chapter are vendor-independent, non-profit, communities promoting the principles of data management.

Our vision is to “Raise the Tide of Utah Analytics” across the Wasatch Front and beyond by connecting and collaborating with analytics leadership.


  • Connect Data and Analytics Communities
  • Share Analytics Leadership Knowledge
  • Nurture Analytics Career Paths from student-to-executive
  • Promote Data and Analytic Best Practices

DAMA focuses on Data Management principles at a Chief Data Officer level.

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  • Data Management
  • Data Handling Ethics
  • Data Governance
  • Data Architecture
  • Data Modeling and Design
  • Data Storage and Operations
  • Data Security
  • Data Integration and Interoperability
  • Document and Content Management
  • Reference and Master Data
  • Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
  • Data Quality
  • Organizational Change Management

Data Management principles are well documented in the DAMA-DMBOK2 (Data Management Body of Knowledge, v2)

DAMA is closely affiliated with the Enterprise Data World conference and Dataversity.net

DAMA provides connections for a wide range of speakers and book authors across numerous industries

Engage with practitioners who have been managing data before
Big Data and AI were yesterday’s buzzwords.

…off to a Great Start

Our Founding Advisory Council include data and analytics leaders and innovators from well respected Wasatch Front Organizations including Intermountain Healthcare, Domo, Finicity, Podium, Recursion Pharmaceuticals, Merrick Bank, doTERRA, OC Tanner, and Salt Lake Community College.

We have been in contact with DAMA International board members as well as a successful chapter based out of Denver.

Shannon Prince, the RMC Chapter President has offered to provide guidance to our initial board of directors.


Our WebEx introductory meeting with Shannon Prince and Peter Vieveen, DAMA International VP of Chapter Services will be scheduled in January 2021.

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