GLOBE Observer Team

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Project Management

Holli Kohl, NASA Goddard (SSAI)

Project coordinator, manages overall implementation and coordination with the GLOBE Program. She is also the lead for the Land Cover team, and the liaison for museum partnerships. Holli is based in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Kristen Weaver, NASA Goddard (SSAI)

Deputy project coordinator, lead for eclipse efforts and support for student research using GLOBE Observer. She also supports communication, social media, and the GLOBE Observer website, and is the liaison for working with park interpreters and the Earth to Sky network. Kristen is based in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Communications

Autumn Burdick, SSAI

Communication Director for GLOBE Observer, manages GLOBE Observer communications, and coordinates with the larger NASA and GLOBE communication and social media communities. Autumn is based in Pasadena, California.

Tassia Owen, NASA Goddard (GSTI)

GLOBE Observer communications team, supporting social media and writing web content. She also coordinates the Fire Fuel team and supports Land Cover. Tassia is based in Portland, Oregon.

Heather Mortimer, NASA Goddard (SSAI)

Graphic designer and science writer for the GLOBE Observer team, focusing on website content, video production, social media, and print product development. She also manages the Informal Educator Toolkits. Heather is based in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Peter Falcon, NASA JPL

Member of the GLOBE Observer communications team and serves as a connection to the science and outreach community at JPL. He is based in Pasadena, California.

Science and Community Liaisons

Helen Amos, NASA Goddard (SSAI)

Science lead for GLOBE Observer, serving as a liaison to the science and applications user communities and supporting them in understanding and using GLOBE data. She is based in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Dixon Butler, Consultant and Advisor to the GLOBE Program

Former chief scientist for GLOBE, and continues as a consultant for NASA on the GLOBE Program, including GLOBE Observer. He is based in Washington, D.C.

Theresa Schwerin, IGES

Principal Investigator for the NASA Earth Science Education Collaborative. Leads outreach to the library community, including partnerships with NASA@MyLibrary, SciStarter, and NISE Net. She is based in Arlington, Virginia.

Clouds

Jessica Taylor, NASA Langley

Principal investigator for GLOBE Clouds. She is based in Hampton, Virginia.

Marilé Colón Robles, NASA Langley (SSAI)

Project scientist for GLOBE Clouds, including informal education toolkit development. She is based in Hampton, Virginia.

Tina Harte, NASA Langley (SSAI)

Project manager for GLOBE Clouds. Supports outreach to informal educators, particularly camps. She is based in Hampton, Virginia.

Mosquito Habitat Mapper

Russanne Low, IGES

Science lead for Mosquito Habitat Mapper, co-lead and campaign scientist for the GLOBE Mission Mosquito field measurement campaign. She is based in Boulder, Colorado.

Dorian Janney, NASA Goddard (Adnet Systems, Inc.)

Co-lead and coordinator for the GLOBE Mission Mosquito campaign. She is based in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Cassie Soeffing, IGES

Education lead for the Mosquito Habitat Mapper toolkit and the GLOBE Mission Mosquito campaign. She is based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Land Cover

Peder Nelson, Oregon State University

Science lead for the Land Cover tool and a researcher in the College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at OSU. He is based in Portland, Oregon.

Brian Campbell, NASA Wallops (GSTI)

Science liaison and outreach lead for GLOBE Observer Trees and lead for the Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign. He also contributes to social media and web content as part of the communications team. Brian is based on Wallops Island, Virginia.

Jeannie Allen, NASA Goddard (SSAI)

Lead for the Land Cover toolkit and serves as liaison to the 4-H community. She is based in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Technology Development
 

Dave Overoye, SSAI

Lead for the Data and Information Systems team, in charge of development and support for the app and the GLOBE Observer website. He is based in Pasadena, California.

Cornell Lewis, SSAI

Project lead for the GLOBE Observer website, responsible for leading development support for the website. He is based in Pasadena, California.

Andrew Clark, IGES

Designer for the GLOBE Observer website, including developing structure and content. He is based in Winchester, Virginia.

Evaluation

Martin Storksdieck, Oregon State University

Leads the GLOBE Observer evaluation team. He is based in Corvallis, Oregon.

Heather Fischer, Oregon State University

Primary external evaluator for the GLOBE Observer team. She is based in Corvallis, Oregon.

The GLOBE Program

GLOBE Implementation Office, The GLOBE Program

Sponsored through a NASA cooperative agreement award to the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) in Boulder, Colorado.