Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
Tyler Radford is the executive director of Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, where he leads the engagement and coordination of thousands of disaster mapping volunteers for projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean. He joined HOT after 12 years’ working across public, private, nonprofit, and international humanitarian sectors for the American Red Cross, Save the Children, the United Nations Secretariat, and Deloitte. He led the American Red Cross Hurricane Sandy community disaster recovery strategy development and implementation in New York and directed a team of community recovery specialists engaging affected residents and community organizations on the ground. Radford holds a Master’s of International Affairs degree from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Management/Computer Science from Boston College.