Community Development Strategist
Tyler Bird holds a MA in International Affairs with a focus on cities and social justice. He works at CartoDB as a Community Development Strategist and Grants Manager. In this capacity he engages with non-profits, UN agencies, International Development Institutions, government agencies and tech companies to apply state-of-the-art geospatial analysis software to projects in sustainable and innovative urban development and advocacy for smarter and more transparent cities. Tyler has study, volunteer, work and research experience in Peru, Colombia and Paraguay and is well versed on the urban challenges and opportunities present in Latin American cities.