Who We Are

The U.S. National Science Foundation Team

For questions about the solicitation or applying for an award, contact civic@nsf.gov

David Corman

Program Director

Michal Ziv-El

Program Director

Linda Bushnell

Program Director

Barbara Ransom

Program Director

John Taylor

Program Director

Sara Kiesler

Program Director

Yue Yue Fan

Program Director

Daan Liang

Program Director

Vishal Sharma

Assistant Program Director

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Team

David Alexander

Senior Science Advisor – Resilience

Paul Huang

Assistant Administrator for Federal Insurance

Elizabeth Asche

Senior Advisor, Mission Support (Acting), FEMA

The U.S. Department of Energy Team

Mark Smith

Program Manager, Technology Integration, Vehicle Technologies Office

David Howell

Director, Vehicle Technologies Office, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

The MetroLab Network Team

To express interest in promoting or partnering with the Civic Innovation Challenge, contact the MetroLab Team at  Innovate@MetroLabNetwork.org. 

Kate Burns

Executive Director

Kim Lucas

Professor of the Practice
Northeastern University

David Rowe

Chief of Staff

Rose Mische-Commins

Civic Engagement and Partnership Coordinator

Di Mauro-Nava

Director of Development