Mari brings a passion for making information more usable and accessible. As Fair Food Network’s Data Specialist, Mari explores how the organization can effectively leverage its data resources while exploring what questions and stories the numbers can tell.
Mari previously worked for the University of Michigan’s health information technology services improving access to research data as part of a federated data network. Mari also brings experience as a research assistant in video data evaluation and maintenance.
Mari has a master’s of information science from the University of Michigan School of Information with a focus on the preservation of born-digital content and supporting the needs of underrepresented students in the program. Mari currently lives in Ann Arbor where they spend time reading, writing, walking around town, being way too into music, and hanging out in museums.