Mark Leech is the Application Services Group Manager for the City of Albuquerque where he leads the City’s efforts in open data, transparency and innovation. As a software developer, he has worked extensively in both public and private sectors. Mark moved from England to New Mexico in 2002 and holds an MSc. in Informations Systems Engineering from the University of Wolverhampton, England. He tweets regularly on open data issues using the handle @leechmt.