Elisa Kendall has over 30 years professional experience in the design, development and deployment of enterprise-scale information management systems for communications, high technology, and aerospace applications. Her
background includes many years in applied research in knowledge representation and ontology design, information architecture, complex event processing, and knowledge based systems development.
Ms. Kendall is principal architect of a UML-based ontology analysis, development and application deployment framework, and has developed rigorous methodologies for domain assessment supporting ontology development.
Ms. Kendall brings deep experience in large-scale, complex taxonomy, ontology and knowledge-based systems development. She is co-editor of the Ontology Definition Metamodel (ODM) and an active participant in the ISO
JTC1 SC32 WG2 working group.