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Karin Tuxen-Bettman

Google Earth Outreach
Program Manager
Karin has been with Google since early 2008, and has since worked on the Google Earth Outreach team, helping nonprofit and public benefit organizations use Google's mapping tools for their work. Karin's background includes work in GIS and remote sensing technologies, which she applied to her PhD in environmental sciences, received from the University of California, Berkeley. Since joining Google, she has trained numerous nonprofits to using the Street View Trekker backpack to collect imagery of the ecosystems they are working to conserve. More recently, she has led the effort at Google to measure air quality using Street View cars, through a partnership with the Environmental Defense Fund and Aclima.