Ms Danie Kinkade Chair
Danie Kinkade is an Information Systems Associate at the Biological and Chemical Data Management Office (BCO-DMO) at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Her background includes a master’s degree in oceanography and over 17 years of experience managing oceanographic research data in both federal and academic environments. She is currently serving as Co-chair on the Council of Data Facilities, and recently finished serving on the EarthCube Leadership Council as an at-large member representing the oceanography community. Her current research interests lie at the confluence of data management, ocean informatics and cyberinfrastructure, where use of novel technologies and community best practices facilitate data discovery, access and analysis.