Jim Haskins

Director of Community Engagement

Open Sustainability Collaborative

Jim is a technology professional with decades of experience building strategic alliances to solve complex problems for corporate and public sector stake holders.  

As a member of Cisco’s Smart Cities and Public Sector IoT team, he worked with numerous communities.  Jim is passionate about accelerating the secure sharing of information across agency and jurisdictional boundaries.

As a sailor and water enthusiast, Jim has seen the impact on our oceans and waterways since his first dive in 1971.  That reality fuels his desire to bring innovators together to drive digital sustainability solutions.  He is one of the founding members of the Open Sustainability Collaborative.

After retiring from Cisco, Jim has worked with several non-profits, P3’s and technology accelerators as an advisor, consultant and curious explorer of new possibilities.