Brendan Babb 

Data for the people: Focuses on fresh ideas to make Anchorage better for people through data and information-sharing.

Projects to be proud of: Real-time city bus info available by texting; worked with NASA and UAA to improve Mars rover imaging; pre-screening for food stamps via text message.

Hey DJ: Enjoys playing music in unique or unexpected places like at the park, on the ski train or at the Iditarod ceremonial start.

Whether you were born and raised in Alaska or just have the Alaska born and raised spirit, we want to hear from you.