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Jenny Melius

Jenny Melius is a member of the Data Analysis and Visualization Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.

GIS Scientist II
On staff since May 2011
Phone number: 303-275-4661
E-mail: jennifer.melius@nrel.gov

Areas of expertise

  • Spatial analysis
  • Cartography

Primary research interests

  • Global renewable resource datasets and analysis
  • Renewable resource characterization

Education and background training

  • Masters in urban and regional planning, Portland State University, 2005
  • B.S. in regional development, University of Arizona, 2003

Prior work experience

  • Crime Analyst, Portland Police Bureau, Portland, OR (2007 – 2011)
  • Data Management Assistant, Portland Bureau of Housing and Community Development, Portland, OR (2005 – 2007)

Personal interests/hobbies

Road biking, running, dragon boating, quilting, knitting, and playing French horn