Donald Houde is President of Houde Consulting and Data to Inform. With over 15 years of C-level leadership, Donald assists his clients in the management, design, development and implementation of business/operational processes and technical solutions. His extremely diverse background and skill set uniquely position him to provide precise, solid, actionable guidance in a multitude of disciplines. He approaches his engagements with a sensitivity to the needs of all stakeholders as well as a precise understanding of the assigned mission. With his mentoring leadership and clear-minded strategies and tactics, he has repeatedly improved the efficiency, profits, growth and management of his client entities, who often express their appreciation for his diplomatic style. Donald is also co-author of the book Cloud Computing Black Book, recently published in India.
Donald Houde and Houde Consulting are business management consultants in such fields as big data analytics, master data management, cloud computing, IV&V, data management, governance, executive leadership, idea implementation and many other areas. He has helped businesses and organizations in several disciplines, such as:
Donald is also generous with his personal time, having volunteered his skills to Salvation Army programs, the Humane Society, the Sandra Day O'Connor House, as a coach in high school basketball, volleyball, soccer and football, as a lifeguard and as a Master Gardener. He is also an accomplished athlete, an avid bicyclist and a marathoner, having completed 54 marathons and several triathlons, including Ironman.