Shannon Beliew

Shannon is a Data Management Specialist located at USGS Eastern Ecological Science Center at the Patuxent Research Refuge (formerly Patuxent Wildlife Research Center) in Laurel, MD.  



  • M.S., Johns Hopkins University, Environmental Sciences and Policy (2012)
  • B.S., University of Houston - Victoria, Biology with emphasis in Ecology (2005)

Data Steward:

  • Incorporate processes, policies, guidelines and responsibilities for Patuxent's data in compliance with USGS policy.
  • Create and edit Metadata, ScienceBase pages, DOI numbers for Patuxent's datasets
  • Knowledgable in the IPDS system and support Patuxent Authors

HTML, Drupal & Sharepoint:

  • Drupal Content Manager
  • Update and connect Employee Staff profiles
  • Sharepoint Designer & Content Manager
  • Create Power Apps Custom forms and Power Automate Workflows
  • Manage Center Helpdesk Tool