Marcy R. Fowler is an information analysis consultant for the Open Nuclear Network (ONN), a programme of One Earth Future. She will soon become the Manager for Research and Analysis, leading ONN's team of analysts and strengthening their use of innovative analytical methodologies and technologies in support of nuclear risk reduction. Marcy is an expert in utilizing information analysis to understand issues of international security and to recommend appropriate policy interventions, in particular as related to nuclear non-proliferation, arms control and safeguards. Marcy's regional expertise is in the states of the former Soviet Union and former Warsaw Pact.
Marcy spent nearly a decade as an open source, trade and multimedia information analyst at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), where she spearheaded efforts to enhance analytical systems, processes and teams. She was a key contributor to several state evaluation groups, leading the analysis of complex nuclear fuel cycle-related information in the context of the IAEA Member States' legal obligations, and recommending, planning and performing information-driven in-field verification activities. Marcy has also worked in the areas of nuclear policy and information analysis with international non-profit organizations and think tanks, as well as with the US government and US national laboratories. Prior to entering this field, Marcy worked for a private technology firm as a web developer and technology trainer.
Marcy holds a bachelor of arts degree in political science and Slavic languages and literatures (Russian) from the University of Kansas, and a master of international affairs degree from the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), concentrating in international security policy.