As required by Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018, EPA assigned a Chief Data Officer. The EPA CDO implements the Evidence Act, improving data management practices, and creating a data governance body.
EPA’s CDO established and leads a Data Governance Council to support data governance projects within EPA. The Federal Data Strategy Action Plan and the Evidence Act define data governance goals for the DGC.
EPA’s Chief Information Officer has a Strategic Advisory Council. The council provides advice on EPA’s IT/IM strategic direction to optimize support for the Agency’s mission and business needs. Read the Chief Information Officer Strategic Advisory Council Charter (pdf) to discover the background, purpose, scope and more related to the CIO SAC.