Staff

The Standards Steering Committee and Work Streams are supported by a team of professional staff, located at GA4GH Host Institutions in the UK, US, and Canada. See opportunities to join our team.

Meet our staff

Susan Fairley
Susan Fairley
EMBL's European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Chief Standards Officer

Peter Goodhand
Peter Goodhand
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Chief Executive Officer
President, GA4GH Inc.

Angela Page
Angela Page
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Director of Strategy and Engagement
Secretary, GA4GH Inc.

Beatrice Amos
Beatrice Amos
Wellcome Sanger Institute (WSI)

Work Stream Manager

Priya Ayyappaswamy
Priya Ayyappaswamy
McGill University / Université McGill

Regulatory & Ethics Work Stream Coordinator

Gemma Brown
Gemma Brown
Wellcome Sanger Institute (WSI)

Policy Analyst

Dashrath Chauhan
Dashrath Chauhan
EMBL's European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Software Developer

Chen Chen
Chen Chen
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Software Developer

Justina Chung
Justina Chung
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Operations Lead
Treasurer, GA4GH Inc.

Thomas Conner
Thomas Conner
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Privacy and Security Engineer

Arwa Farrukh
Arwa Farrukh
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Administrative Assistant

Connor Graham
Connor Graham
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Communications Specialist

Yasmeen Kurdi
Yasmeen Kurdi
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Partner Engagement Coordinator

Stephanie Li
Stephanie Li
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Creative Lead

Amreen Mohamed
Amreen Mohamed
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Work Stream Coordinator

Julia Ostmann
Julia Ostmann
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Communications Lead

Jimmy Payyappilly
Jimmy Payyappilly
EMBL's European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Technical Team Lead

Yasasvini Puligundla
Yasasvini Puligundla
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Senior Software Engineer

Jessica Seegobin
Jessica Seegobin
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Work Stream Manager

Neerjah Skantharajah
Neerjah Skantharajah
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Partner Engagement Manager

Reggan Thomas
Reggan Thomas
EMBL's European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Work Stream Manager

Alex Tsai
Alex Tsai
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)

Software Developer

Jon Turner
Jon Turner
Wellcome Sanger Institute (WSI)

Web Developer


Join us

Interested in helping enable a genomics data ecosystem? Consider joining our distributed staff team.

See also

Leadership

Learn about the GA4GH leadership community, which includes the Standards Steering Committee and the Executive leadership team.

Funders Forum

Learn about the GA4GH Funders Forum — a group of organisations providing both financial support and strategic guidance to GA4GH