Kathryn Richards, CIPP/US, CIPP/C

Data Governance and Standards Manager
Lowe’s Companies

Kathryn Richards is the data governance and standards manager in the Research Department at Lowe’s Companies. Richards manages Lowe’s customer data governance program, including customer privacy, enterprise data governance alignment, metadata and data standards. In her Lowe’s career, she has worked as a customer analytics database analyst, managed marketing program analytics and performed complex Teradata database analytics. She also served on Teradata’s Analytical Application Product Advisory Committee for three years. DioQuino presents on metadata management and governance topics.

Richards has worked at Lowe’s Companies since 2002, holding various positions in the Information Technology Department, Contact Center and Research areas. She graduated from the Louisiana Scholars’ College at Northwestern State University with a BS in computer information systems.