Noel Smyth is an Enterprise Software Manager in the Forest Program. He works to further develop Global Forest Watch Pro’s key offerings as well as lead number of Pro’s strategic projects.

Prior to joining WRI, Noel worked as a technology initiatives leader. He held technology leadership positions at JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo, leading technology transformation initiatives across the enterprise. His work also included sustainability initiatives as part of the corporate green teams. Prior to his technology career, he spent time as a civil engineer designing bridges. He continues to volunteer with organizations that are working towards a livable planet.

Noel holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University, an M.S. in Information Technology from Drexel University and a Master of Liberal Arts. in Sustainability from Harvard University.

Noel lives in Havertown, PA with his wife, Susan and dog, Mia.