Leslie Kirsch

Director, Data Partnerships Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Leslie Kirsch joined the Michael J. Fox Foundation in January 2021. In her current role, Leslie is responsible for providing strategic and operational oversight on implementation and maintenance of the Foundation’s research data ecosystem. She focuses on collection, sharing, and use of data resources to … Continue reading Leslie Kirsch

Yasir Karim

Data Partnerships Officer Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Yasir joined The Michael J. Fox Foundation in July 2021. As an Officer on the Data Partnerships team, Yasir’s main role includes supporting projects focused on increasing data usability and interoperability. Yasir’s responsibilities include building the Foundation’s community of contributing data scientists, as well as … Continue reading Yasir Karim

Jordan Wrigley

Data Librarian | Instructor Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship (CRDDS) | Data and Scholarly Communication Services University Libraries | University of Colorado, Boulder Jordan Wrigley is a Data Librarian, scientist, and researcher at University of Colorado – Boulder. Jordan consults on grants, systematic reviews, data collection and analysis methods, and creates bespoke data … Continue reading Jordan Wrigley

Mariah Kenney

Data Curator Dryad Mariah is a Curator with Dryad, an open-source, not-for-profit, community-driven data repository where she works to support the research community by ensuring quality data and the preservation of knowledge. She has a BS in biology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an MS in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of … Continue reading Mariah Kenney