OGC Board of Directors

OGC Board of Directors (click for LinkedIn Profile): 

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

Nadine Alameh - CEO at OGC 

Rudi Ernst - CEO/CTO at PIXIA Corp

John Fratamico - Chief Technology Officer (Emeritus) at Leidos  

Steve Hagan - Vice President Development at Oracle Corporation

Chris Holmes - SVP, Product Architecture at Planet

Sanjay Kumar - CEO at Geospatial Media and Communications

Bart De Lathouwer - President at OGC

Kumar Navulur - Senior Director of Global Strategic Programs at DigitalGlobe

Ed Parsons - Geospatial Technology Evangelist at Google

Jeff Peters - Director, Global Business Development, Director of Federal Programs at ESRI

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

François Robida - Deputy Director at BRGM - Infrastructures and Digital Services

Velu Sinha - Partner at Bain & Company

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

Frank Suykens - CTO Platforms at Hexagon Geospatial

Chris Tucker - Principal at Yale House Ventures

Rob van de Velde - Director at Geonovum

Geoff Zeiss - Principal at Between The Poles

Steven Witt - CEO and Founder Anno.AI

Jen Ziemke - Associate Professor of International Relations at John Carroll University
Jantien Stotter - Professor - TU Delft


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 - 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