The Data Standard

The Data Standard Audio Experience with Deron Hook from OneAmerica
Deron Hook, Director of Data Governance at OneAmerica, joins The Data Standard to talk about mindfulness, data governance, journey through tech

Episode Summary

Data governance is a complex endeavor, but scaling it to meet the needs of a complex or globally distributed organization requires a well-considered and coherent strategy. If you are struggling to scale data quality controls and governance requirements then this interview will provide some useful ideas to incorporate into your roadmap.

Meet the Hosts


Darren Kaplan

Co-Founder & Board Member of HiQ Labs
Darren Kaplan is 2x Founder and recognized as one of the Top 20 Data Science Influencers in 2020. Darren is the co-creator of The Data Standard, the premier networking user-community for data-science, data engineers, and cybersecurity enthusiasts.

Deron Hook

Director of Data Governance at OneAmerica
Certified data management professional who is passionate about people, data, and formulating strategies that utilize both to their highest potential. As a recognized data leader, he is constantly formulating and engaging in strategic data solutions that provide significant value, enhance business outcomes, and improve lives. Deron is currently the Director of Data Governance at OneAmerica and has held various data roles across the financial services industry for the past decade.