Director of Enterprise Data & Analytics @ DTE

Catherine Stafford is director of Enterprise Data & Analytics for Information Technology Services at DTE. DTE is a Detroit-based diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services and a force for growth and prosperity in the communities it serves. Stafford is responsible for creating a data-driven culture at DTE by making sure high-performing data and tools are available at all levels of the organization. Her team launched a cloud-based data platform in 2018 and is focused on delivering business value to her partners by removing barriers to analytics. She earned a bachelor of economics degree from Oakland University and a doctorate degree from George Mason University.