Jay Pearlman – Director

Strategic development of cross-discipline communities addressing impact of sciences on society
Outreach and dissemination initiatives for Earth observation and applications
Broad experience as chief scientist and chief engineer in industry, guiding development of advanced information systems and large-scale networks
Professor Adjunct, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering, University of Colorado (2012-2018)
Fellow of IEEE; Chair (2007-09) of the IEEE-wide Committee on Earth Observation; Board of Governors – Society for the Social Implications of Technology; see recently edited book on challenges and innovations in ocean in-situ sensor (2018)
See Pearlman Jay CV

Francoise Pearlman – Director

Over 30 years of program management experience
Current focus on project management, outreach, capacity building, and socio-economic impact of environmental information
Broad background in all aspects of SW/systems and system of systems engineering, and integration
Senior member of IEEE
See Pearlman Francoise CV

Shane Pearlman – Director

As CEO at Modern Tribe Inc, Shane manages over 100 people offering UX/UI, web, mobile & product design and development. In addition to launching successful projects for fortune 500 companies, renown universities, government institutions and well funded startups, he has lead internal product efforts that have ended in a successful acquisition (Surfline iPhone App) and a series of multi-million dollar revenue stream powering the largest events calendar software online (24.7% of all online calendars globally). I’m heavily involved in Gov 2.0, shaping how local government uses technology, resulting in both a Gov 2.0 Award and a couple mayoral commendation.

Project Team includes additional experts to address other specialties