Courtney R. Butler is a Data Management Strategist in the Data Utility Office (DUO) at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. She holds a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership from Rockhurst University and a Masters in Library Science from Indiana University Bloomington. She is DCAM Certified, a DAMA Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP), and a Prosci Certified Change Practitioner. Her research focuses on data management, data preservation, and research reproducibility.

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations

  • Butler, C.R. (2023). Data Culture & Literacy. Presentation to the Federal Reserve System Tableau Day.
  • Butler, C.R. (2022). Solve Real Problems and Add Value: The 2022 FRB Kansas City Data Management Summit. Presentation to the Federal Reserve System Data Village Conference.
  • Butler, C. R. (2020). Building Data Science Skills: Enhancing Core Capabilities and Understanding Unique Value. Presentation to the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) webinar “Building Data Science Skills: Strategic Support for the Work.” External Link
  • Butler, C. R. (2018). Practical Data Curation for Reproducibility. Presentation to the U.S. Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies, Washington, D.C. External Link
  • Butler, C. R. & Kulp, C. M. (2018). The Role of Data Supplements in Reproducibility: Curation Challenges. Presentation to the 2018 Annual International Association for Social Science Information Services & Technology (IASSIST) Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.