Mozilla Open Leaders

Mozilla Open Leaders

Participants

We are thrilled to announce the organizers participating in Open Leaders X (OLˣ). This cohort will receive movement-building training and work closely with Mozilla staff and fellows to design new open leadership programs for their communities.

OLX Participants

This cohort spans from Lagos to London with program focuses ranging from Healthier AI to Accessible Online Security. We are pleased to share the 10 groups joining the next phase of Open Leaders.

Join me as we welcome this group fueling the Internet Health movement!


Healthier AI

Organizers

I Teach/Coach/Mentor for a Better World. I Code/Design/Program for Fun. I Eat/Drink/Cook to Live. I Play/Breathe/Live Football to Survive.

Mozilla Champion

Richard Whitt

Mountain View. CA USA

Mozilla Fellow, developing a “openness by design” project. Through research, authorship, and convenings, he seeks to broaden our understanding of openness across the different tech modalities.


Open Source

Organizer

Kara is CloudBees Open Source Community Manager. As a board director of codebar.io, Kara works to increase diversity in the tech industry.

Mozilla Champion

Mehan Jayasuriya

Portland, Oregon, USA

Mehan is a Program Officer at the Mozilla Foundation who leads programs that grow the open source and community network ecosystems.


Open Educational Resources (OER)

Organizers

Greg Mcverry

East Haddam, CT

Greg McVerry is an IndieWeb and OER advocate who believes world will be better when we all can finish the sentence, "My url is..."

Sadik Shahadu

Accra, Greater Accra region, Ghana

Sadik is an inspiring leader who works to build open educational practices (OER) in Ghana. He is a co-founder of Global Open Initiative.

Mozilla Champion

Abigail Cabunoc Mayes

Toronto, Canada

Working Open Practice Lead at the Mozilla Foundation. Open source, mentorship & prototyping. web+science=❤️


Open Campaigning on the Internet Health Report

Organizers

Esther is SAFIGI Foundation founder & President of Digital Grassroots. She is an Internet Freedom Festival fellow & an LSE Atlantic Fellow.

Uffa Modey

Lagos, Nigeria

Coordinator of the Nigeria Youth Internet Governance Forum & Vice President of Digital Grassroots. #AdvocacyForAHealthyInternet

Mozilla Champion

Jairus Khan

Toronto, Canada

MozFest Wrangler 2019. Internet Health Outreach. Advocate. Hacker. Organizer. Noisemaker.


Open Innovation for Research

Organizer

Emmy Tsang

Cambridge, UK

Innovation Community Manager @ eLife, <3 open science and community

Mozilla Champion

Abigail Cabunoc Mayes

Toronto, Canada

Working Open Practice Lead at the Mozilla Foundation. Open source, mentorship & prototyping. web+science=❤️


Open Arts

Organizer

Christopher Coleman

Denver, CO USA

Artist and Professor of Emergent Digital Practices at the University of Denver. Director of the Clinic for Open Source Arts.

Mozilla Champion

Sam Muirhead

Wellington, NZ

Mozilla Fellow 2018-19, working on an open source approach to illustration & animation. Free Culture, Free Software, Open Design.


Open Hardware

Organizers

Juli Arancio

Geneva, Switzerland

I study how open science hardware democratizes science & tech, and I also run some community science projects that use it.

Jose Carlos Urra Llanusa

Delft, Netherlands

I am industrial and UX designer passionate about bridging open source collaboration with sustainable development.

Alexander Kutschera

Munich, Germany

I love 3D printing, recreating scientific instruments and getting lost on unnecessary nerdy projects.

Mozilla Champion

André Maia Chagas

Brighton, UK

Mozilla Fellow, Open Science advocate -focus on OS Hardware. Creator of OpenNeuroscience, collab @TReNDinAfrica, editor @PLOS OS toolkit


Open Post-Academics

Organizers

Beth Duckles

Portland, Oregon

Social science and research consulting. Lover of tea.

Mozilla Champion

Julia Stewart Lowndes

Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Mozilla Fellow working to increase the value and practice of open/data science in environmental science through community, data, and code


Accessible Online Security

Organizer

Maurine Chepkoech

Nairobi, Kenya

Telecommunications engineer | cybersecurity researcher | passionate about diversity inclusion in technology spaces and mentorship|

Brian Obilo

Nairobi, Kenya

A Cybersecurity Engineer and Researcher. He's an avid reader, speaker and educator on Cybersecurity and Privacy issues. Mozilla OL6 Grad.

Mozilla Champion

Selina Musuta

Washington D.C., USA

A web developer and infosec practitioner that is inspired daily by speculative fiction, music, and her people’s ability to survive & thrive


Open Life Science

Organizers

Community Outreach Coordinator at EMBL. Promoting Inclusiveness in Open Science. Mozilla OL7 Grad. SSI Fellow. 💚everything Open 😇

Bérénice Batut

Freiburg, Germany

Bioinformatician and Trainer at the University of Freiburg Mozilla OL6 Grad and OL7 Mentor <3 Open Science and Education

Yo Yehudi

Cambridge, UK

OL4, 5, 6, 7. 2018 Openness Wrangler. Fond of open science, open source, and vegetables.

Mozilla Champion

Abigail Cabunoc Mayes

Toronto, Canada

Working Open Practice Lead at the Mozilla Foundation. Open source, mentorship & prototyping. web+science=❤️

This is part of a broader movement for a healthy internet. See more.