Sean Herron is a digital native who embraces the use of technology to create and enable collaborative projects. As a Technology Strategist on NASA's Open Government team, Herron works to facilitate open source and open data projects throughout the agency and promotes the use of technology solutions to common problems. Herron has previously worked in the Space Operations office at NASA Headquarters, where he contributed to public outreach projects involving the Space Shuttle and International Space Station. He is an avid web developer and advocate for engaging the public in NASA's mission of exploration and discovery. He holds a degree in Public Policy from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.