Meet the Team


Nick Adams, Ph.D.
Founder & Conductor
Sociologist. Data Scientist. Facilitator. Planner.
Carly Vendeiro
Social Scientist
Annotation specialist. Data Steward.
Jonathan Scott
Researcher
Annotation specialist. IT hero.
Marybeth Baluyot
Social Scientist
Operations. Annotation specialist.
Dan Haas
Sr. Architect
Back-end and crowd work specialist. Full-stack architect
Kevin Lee
Web Developer
Front-end UI/UX specialist.
Gladys Aparicio
Outreach
Social media outreach specialist
Tyler Burton
Sr. Architect
Full stack architect for TextThresher
Piyush Patil
Developer
Natural language processing specialist
Sofie Garden
Sr. Researcher
Annotation specialist. Web developer.
Manisha Sharma
Developer
Natural language processing specialist
Fady Shoukry
Sr. Developer
Data models and API specialist. Architecture.
Samuel Karani
Web Designer
Built this website.
Helena Gonzales
Video Producer
Full service video production
Jenny Segura
Researcher
Annotation specialist.
Christiana Dunlap
Social Scientist
Annotation specialist.
Aaron Culich
Sr. Data Scientist
Cloud computing, natural language processing, data architecture.
Lauren Ponisio, Ph.D.
Sr. Data Scientist
Visualization, R
Stefan van der Walt, Ph.D.
Sr. Data Scientist
Software Engineering
Jasmine Deng
Developer
TextThresher, front end
Flora Xue
Developer
TextThresher, backend
Norman Gilmore
Sr. Software Engineer
TextThresher Team Lead
Youdong Zhang
Developer
TextThresher, frontend
Cathryn Carson, Ph.D.
Advisory Board Member
Kim Voss, Ph.D.
Advisory Board Member
Schuyler Ross
Data Steward/NLP Specialist
Karen Kuang
Data Steward