Sandra Porter is one of the Bio-Link Co-PIs. Dr. Porter has her Ph.D. in microbiology from the University of Washington. She ran a successful biotechnology education program at Seattle Central Community College, and she worked on educational projects in a bioinformatics software company (Geospiza, Inc.) for many years.
Dr. Porter is also president of Digital World Biology. Digital World Biology creates educational materials that use bioinformatics resources to teach biology.