Dave Wells is an experienced Data Management professional who works in multiple roles as an architect, educator, and author. As an architect, he provides advisory consulting and reviews and defines frameworks and design patterns for Data Management Architecture. As an educator, he is the Director of Education and an instructor at eLearningCurve. As an analyst, he contributes articles and blogs regularly at eckerson.com about Data Management, analytics, and related topics. More than 40 years of information systems experience combined with over 10 years of business management give him a unique perspective about the connections among business, information, data, and technology. Knowledge sharing and skills building are Dave’s passions, carried out through consulting, speaking, teaching, and writing.