American Red Cross

Dale Kunce

Global Lead, ICT and Analytics

Dale Kunce leads the international ICT and Analytics teams. He is responsible for the adoption of open source software, open data standards and crowd sourcing to supercharge the international work at the American Red Cross.

Kunce is a geospatial engineer and urban planner with more than 10 years of experience. He and his team support programs and projects for both international disaster response and long-term programs. His recent projects include founding Missing Maps, a project to map the world’s vulnerable people, and leading the global Red Cross network’s GIS analysis and coordination for the Typhoon Haiyan, West Africa Ebola, and Nepal Earthquake response.

Kunce’s past work has taken him from community organizing in the California Central Valley and developing analytics for pandemic response in Uganda to helping astronauts capture high-resolution imagery from the International Space Station. He is a proud alumnus of the University of California, Davis.