Chris builds the software and infrastructure that powers Mapbox Satellite and is developing our enterprise imagery analytics pipeline. Leveraging open source geospatial software at amazing scale, Chris is mapping everything on Earth and on Mars.

In addition to being a software engineer, Chris is a huge advocate of opening data and governmental accountability. Prior to joining Mapbox, Chris worked at the U.S. Department of State, where was awarded the State Department’s Franklin Award for his achievements in digital media for the Summit of the Americas. Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in international area studies and human rights from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, where he attended as a Presidential Scholar.