Avra Saslow is a Research Specialist for Resource Watch, where she supports the development and integration of environmental and social geospatial data for various Resource Watch projects.

Prior to joining WRI, Avra worked with SparkFun Electronics to develop projects and content for cutting-edge hardware electronic technologies. She has also worked with NOAA to create coastal digital elevation models (DEMs), and NSF-funded academic projects that monitor streamflow and sediment transport across the U.S.

Avra has a BA from the University of Colorado, Boulder in Computer Science, with concentrations in Creative Technology and Design and GIS. She also has an Earth Data Analytics Certificate from the Earth Lab at CU Boulder.

Avra lives in Boulder, Colorado, and is an avid mountain biker, whitewater kayaker, and woodworker.