The Data To Insight Center is led by Beth Plale, a professor in the IU School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University Bloomington. Professor Plale has a deep and long engagement in interdisciplinary research particularly with the environmental and atmospheric sciences. She also has substantive experience in developing stable and useable scientific cyberinfrastructure.
Deputy Director Robert McDonald is the Associate Dean for Research and Technology Strategies.
Through its affiliated faculty and numerous national and international collaborating partners, D2I has strong connections both within and outside Indiana University.