Jennifer Jencks

Director of IHO Data Center for Digital Bathymetry

Jennifer Jencks is the Director of the IHO Data Center for Digital Bathymetry. She also leads NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information Ocean and Coastal Mapping Team. Much of her focus is on the data stewardship and data sharing aspects of current national and international seafloor mapping initiatives. Before joining NCEI, Jennifer worked offshore for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program and for a geophysical consulting firm in California.

Jennifer currently serves as chair of the IHO Crowdsourced Bathymetry Working Group.