Andrea Binding

Corporate Records Manager, Somerset County Council

Andrea Binding is the Corporate Records Manager for Somerset County Council.  She has over 23 years’ experience of working in the field and graduated from Northumbria University with a Master’s Degree in Records Management in 2006 and more recently obtained ISEB qualifications in Data Protection and Freedom of Information.  She is passionate about preserving the history of Somerset, having started her career within the Archive Service.  Her paper records management model is recognised as a national exemplar, managed totally in-house, and she won IRMS Team of the Year in 2011.  Andrea recognises that Somerset County Council needs to move rapidly to the new digital age of records management, whilst mindful of the preservation of historical digital records.  She is currently involved in implementing an Information Management Transformation Programme using SharePoint Online and Office 365 and the transformation of the current paper estate into digital format.


Session Details


Tuesday 23rd May: 15:05pm - 15:35pm 
The Somerset Journey to SharePoint Heaven


This presentation will explore how Somerset County Council is implementing an Information Management Transformation Programme utilising SharePoint Online and Office 365 to bring it into the digital era. 

It will cover all aspects from analysis and writing a business case, through to technical implementation and delivery and preservation of the corporate memory. It will explain Somerset’s ‘5 steps to SharePoint Heaven’ and it’s unique approach to cultural change and customer engagement; including an explanation of what spaghetti and a fat fish has to do with Information Management, plus some useful hints and tips along the journey.

Topic: Soft Skills - helping you as a professional, particularly in managing change

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