What is the role of the State Data Administrator?

The State Data Administrator serves as manager of the state’s transparency websites, and state-wide open data initiatives.  The administrator’s responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the operation and evolution of data.iowa.gov and companion websites in cooperation with the Office of the Chief Information Officer
  • Overseeing the development and updates of agency data plans, and developing a state-wide data dashboard
  • Providing support for publishing datasets, and creating data views
  • Developing best practices for agencies in sharing and communicating open data
  • Evaluating and implementing practices to proactively use data collected for state-wide performance management and strategic decision making
  • Managing agency accounts and roles
  • Managing and updating homepage content
  • Moderating comments made and views created on data.iowa.gov
Program Area
Transparency
Topic(s)
Open Data, Data Governance

Printed from the Iowa Department of Management website on April 26, 2018 at 7:44pm.