Klaus Mayr joined Southern Coalition for Social Justice as a GIS Specialist / Data Analyst in September 2022. Before joining SCSJ, Klaus worked on the Community History team at the Chapel Hill Public Library and as a researcher and cartographer with the Carolina Cartography Collective. He is passionate about making information more accessible and useful for communities engaged in struggles for social and environmental justice, and does so using mapping, data, programming, and design.
Klaus was born and raised in North Carolina, and currently lives in Durham. He graduated with a B.A. in Geography from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2021