Data Governance Program

On July 1, 2013, the Green Mountain Care Board assumed responsibility for VHCURES. In 2014, the Board approved the implementation of a Data Governance Program. Central to the program is the Data Governance Council which provides data stewardship in areas of data quality, risk pertaining to data privacy and security, financial sustainability of the VHCURES program, and data release to support research

Data Governance Council

The Data Governance Council is a five-member council made up of two Board members and GMCB staff. The Council meets at least once every three months in an open, public meeting.  Meetings are announced on the Board’s calendar of events and meeting information for the Data Governance Council is publicly available. The Board approved membership of the Data Governance Council is as follows:

Voting Members

Susan Barrett, Executive Director

Ena Backus, Cheif of Health Policy

Mike Davis, Director Health System Finances



Non-voting Members

GMCB Legal Counsel

Roger Tubby, Director of Data and Analytics

Meeting Information

Meeting dates, agendas, and materials


GMCB Data Governance Program Charter

GMCB Data Governance Principles and Policies

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