2013 Fed 100

Federal 100: Jeanne M. Holm

Jeanne Holm

Name: Jeanne M. Holm
Title: Data.gov Evangelist
Agency: General Services Administration

Open data’s champion. Holm is the public face of Data.gov, a key component of the Open Government Initiative. It seeks to bring an unprecedented level of openness, transparency and accountability to the U.S. government by opening federal data to citizens, developers and researchers. Holm represents Data.gov through conferences, speaking engagements and social media, and is internationally recognized as a leader in open data and open government. She is also the primary force behind the success of Data.gov’s online communities, which focus on topics of public interest. Through her worldwide outreach efforts, she has exponentially increased Data.gov’s impact.

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