Ms San Cannon
Sandra “San” Cannon is an Assistant Vice President and Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City where she is working to establish data and content curation services in support of data and computationally intensive economic research. She is a data management professional with more than 15 years of experience in research and analytical support and has worked in all phases of the data life cycle from collection through management to dissemination. She is active in the international data community, especially the academic and central banking spheres, and is working to bring better research data management and data science techniques to her colleagues in the economics profession, especially outside of academia. She has presented and published on topics that include metadata standards, copyright and licensing issues, and data management and dissemination challenges. She continues to work vigorously to enhance and advance the use and understanding of data in the economic research community.