Steve Spiker

Steve Spiker (Spike) is the Director of Research & Technology at the Urban Strategies Council. Spike is the co-founder of OpenOakland, a civic innovation organization supporting open government. Spike was chosen as one of Next American City’s Vanguard class of 2012 and was honored as a White House Champion of Change in 2013. He is an outspoken supporter of open data and open government and speaks across the USA about data driven decision making.