My background in the energy, computer, telecommunications, and industrial goods industries has fueled my passion for data and analytics. I believe that high quality data and analytical tools provide a thoughtful and logical basis for decision making and are foundational elements for effecting positive change. As a business liaison, data strategist and IT leader, I have collaborated
My background in the energy, computer, telecommunications, and industrial goods industries has fueled my passion for data and analytics. I believe that high quality data and analytical tools provide a thoughtful and logical basis for decision making and are foundational elements for effecting positive change. As a business liaison, data strategist and IT leader, I have collaborated with Sales, Marketing, Care, Product Development, Finance and IT to develop and implement enterprise information management and enterprise data warehousing strategies.
• Strategist who drives business transformation by building a cohesive analytic environment which enables the business to achieve their goals.
• Innovative and business oriented leader who understands that the effective use of terabytes of data and analytical tools provide a thoughtful and logical basis for decision making.
• Collaborative partner across all levels who aligns initiatives to key business priorities and enables actionable insights to drive change.
• Passionate advocate who establishes vision, strategy, governance, and services for effective and integrated information management.
• Team builder who directs and coaches technical, business, virtual, and global teams which advance business intelligence and data management in large enterprise environments.
Director, Data Analytics Transformation @ Currently leading Honeywell’s second largest strategic business group ($14.5 billion) through an analytics transformation, enabling the achievement of their business goals and objectives. Responsible for providing overall leadership for the development and implementation of Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics strategy, while influencing Honeywell’s overall data analytics transformation. From November 2014 to Present (1 year 2 months) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaDirector, Business Intelligence @ As an innovative leader and change agent define the vision and execute the strategy to activate the transformation from duplicate, functional specific data sources and analytics to a centralized, consistent, all-inclusive view of the enterprise. Through perseverance and standardization enable broader and more in-depth insights into business performance and eliminate organizational churn that delays decision making. From September 2013 to November 2014 (1 year 3 months) Greater Seattle AreaDirector, Business Intelligence Management Systems and Analytics @ Provided leadership for a cross-functional team that supports consistent business management and business intelligence systems and tools to drive clear accountability and diagnostics for business results. Provided the reporting and analytics to evaluate organization performance to stated goals. Partnered with senior business leaders to drive BI strategy and prioritized projects and feature sets within the BI solution set. Led a cross functional team from IT and the business functions to execute an effective Business Intelligence strategy. From January 2011 to September 2013 (2 years 9 months) Greater Seattle AreaDirector, Business Intelligence Competency Center @ Directed a team to provide enterprise-wide services to enable internal stakeholders in the utilization of data, the analytical environments and tools with a focus on increasing the usage of information and analytics to improve business decision making. From July 2005 to October 2010 (5 years 4 months) Greater Seattle AreaProgram and BI Manager @ As Manager of the Business Intelligence (BI) and Reporting function, I focused on the link between business and IT engagement, and I developed the roles and responsibilities of my team. Working closely with business managers, marketing managers, and IT, I developed strategies, gathered requirements, and managed the delivery of EDW solutions. From May 2002 to July 2005 (3 years 3 months) Houston, Texas AreaData Architecture Strategist and Manager @ As a data architect strategist, I provided guidance to business clients and leadership in the development and management of a data management program. These data architecture services enabled the enterprise to effectively deliver best in class data solutions. From April 1995 to May 2002 (7 years 2 months) Houston, Texas Area
BS, Computer Science @ University of Kentucky Debbie Drez is skilled in: Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Business Objects, Analytics, Master Data Management, Business Analysis, SDLC, Teradata, Cross-functional Team Leadership, Business Process, Data Mining, SAP BW, ETL, Strategy, Systems Analysis
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