Reporting & Analytics Council

Terms of Reference

  1. Promote and champion the use of institutional data to advance the goals of the University.
  2. Collaborate with the DG Council to oversee IDS initiatives and monitor evaluation plans.
  3. Engage with the Institutional Research and Data Governance (IRDG) office and working groups to gather requirements and/or recommendations for strategic initiatives.
  4. Review and provide guidance around recommended analytics processes, frameworks, and guidelines.
  5. Approve priorities for institution-wide analytics projects (e.g., development of institutional data marts, dashboards, and advanced analytics solutions).
  6. Oversee standing committees (e.g., Data Access Committee) and ad hoc working groups, as required.
  7. Provide regular updates to the Institutional Data Strategy Steering Committee.


Dwayne Benjamin (Chair)Vice-Provost, Strategic Enrolment Management
Sinisa MarkovicAssistant University Registrar
Josh BarkerVice-Provost, Graduate Research & Education and Dean, School of Graduate Studies
Aurora MendelsohnDirector, Research Analytics
Clark MillerManager, Digital Workforce and Analytics
Ron SaportaCOO, Property and Sustainability
Trevor RodgersAVP, Planning and Budget
Humberto FerreiraDirector, Information Management, Advancement
Cathy EbertsDeputy CIO
Kiren HandaExecutive Director, Institutional Research and Data Governance
Jamie StaffordVice-Dean, Academic Operations, Faculty of Arts and Science
Geoff WichertSenior Reporting and Budget Analyst, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
Susan SeneseChief Administrative Officer (interim), UTM
Mary LyneChief Administrative Officer, Rotman School of Management
Suzanne CadaretteAssociate Professor, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy


For administrative and academic representative members, term length will be 2-3 years and staggered to maintain continuity.

Frequency of Meetings

The Reporting & Analytics Council will meet 6-7 times per year.

Meeting Documents

For members of the Reporting & Analytics Council, meeting documents can be accessed here.