Center for the Blue Economy Professional education and research to promote ocean and coastal sustainability

Pat Johnston

Data Manager, National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP)

Pat Johnston is the Data Manager of the National Ocean Economics Program (NOEP) at the Monterey Institute for International Studies (a graduate school of Middlebury College). He joined NOEP in 2003 as Information Systems Manager, responsible for all database and website development and operations. Since then, Pat has added significantly to the size and scope of the NOEP offerings, including new databases, website querying functionality, and data download capabilities.

Before joining NOEP, Pat was a software consultant, developing interactive information systems for Silicon Valley corporations and Stanford University. He has also taught computer programming and data processing at California junior colleges.

Mr. Johnston has a BA degree in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of West Florida. His background has been very useful for analyzing economic data and producing tables and graphs for NOEP publications.

Expertise

Information systems, website development, database maintenance