OGC Board of Directors

OGC Board of Directors (click for LinkedIn Profile): 

Jeff Harris - Chair of the OGC Board of Directors, Consultant to industry and the US Government

Prashant Shukle - Vice Chair of the OGC Board of Directors, Chief Operating Officer at KorrAI

Nadine Alameh - CEO at OGC 

John Fratamico - Chief Technology Officer (Emeritus) at Leidos  

Chris Holmes - Open Fellow & VP Product/Strategy at Planet

Patty Mims - Director of Global National Government at Esri

Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed-Ghouse - Director, Advisory & Innovation at AAM, a Woolpert Company

Kumar Navulur - Senior Director of Global Strategic Programs at DigitalGlobe

Ed Parsons
- Geospatial Technology Evangelist at Google

Faraz Ravi - Fellow & Director, OEM Partnerships, Reality Modeling at Bentley

Velu Sinha - Partner at Bain & Company

Eric Souléres - SVP Head of Engineering Operations & Quality Communication, Intelligence and Security at Airbus Defence and Space

Jantien Stoter - Professor - TU Delft

Frank Suykens - Senior Vice President Visual Computing at Hexagon

Javier de la Torre - Founder and Chief Product Officer at CARTO

Rob van de Velde - Director at Geonovum

Steven Witt - CEO and Founder Anno.AI

Jen Ziemke - Associate Professor of International Relations at John Carroll University


Directors Emeritus:
Director Emeritus is a title reserved by the OGC board for the following retired directors whose enduring interest and participation in OGC activities qualifies them for this advisory and honorary role.

  • Dr. Robert W. Corell - Principal at Global Environment and Technology Foundation
  • Joanne Isham - President at Isham Associates, LLC
  • Dr. Mike Jackson - Research Chair, Geospatial Sciences, University of Nottingham
  • Dr. R. Siva Kumar - CEO NSDI & Head NRDMS Division
  • Jeff Labonté - Former Director, Geoconnections Programs and Chair of the Canadian Federal Inter-Agency Committee on Geomatics
  • Jack Pellicci - President at Lancer Information Solutions
  • Mark Reichardt - Director, Strategic Opportunities (Former President and CEO) at OGC
  • David Schell - Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors of OGC 
  • Chris Tucker - Principal at Yale House Ventures