Leadership Group

The DSpace Leadership Group approves the overall priorities and strategic direction of the project by approving the annual budget and product roadmap, nominating and electing Steering Group members, voting on key decisions presented by the Steering Group, and helping to raise funds and secure other resources on behalf of DSpace.

Name Position Organization
Pascal-Nicolas Becker CEO, FounderThe Library Code
Allan Bell Associate University Librarian Digital Programs and ServicesUniversity of British Columbia Library
John Butler Associate University Librarian for Data & TechnologyUniversity of Minnesota
David Corbly Director of Repository ServicesUniversity of Oklahoma
Lieven DroogmansCEOAtmire
Federico Ferrario Solutions ManagerCineca
Scott Hanrath Associate DeanUniversity of Kansas
Barbara Hirschmann Head E-Publishing, ETH LibraryETH Zurich
Jyrki IlvaInformation System SpecialistNational Library of Finland
Salwa Ismail, ChairHead, Library Information TechnologyGeorgetown University
Inba Kehoe Copyright & Scholarly Communication LibrarianUniversity of Victoria
Pierre Lasou Scholarly Communications LibrarianUniversité Laval
Agustina Martinez Repository Integrations ManagerUniversity of Cambridge
Joao Mendes Moreira Head of Scientific Information, UCCNFoundation for Science and Technology of Portugal
Susanna Mornati COO, CCO, Business Strategist, Business Technologist4Science
César OlivaresSubdirector for Information and Knowledge ManagementConcytec
Kristi PalmerInterim Dean of IUPUI LibraryIndiana University Purdue University Indiana
Kristi Park Executive DirectorTexas Digital Library
Jordan Piščanc IT ManagerUniversity of Trieste
Beate RajskiHead Library Information TechnologyHamburg University of Technology / DSpace-DE Consortium
Maureen WalshScholarly Sharing StrategistThe Ohio State University Libraries
Andrew WeaverDigital Infrastructure and Preservation LibrarianWashington State University Libraries