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Battelle Ecology (NEON)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

NEON is a biological research center based in Boulder, CO that was founded in 2005. As of 2018 they had $68 million in revenue and $159 million in assets.

The National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) is a continental-scale ecological observation platform funded by the National Science Foundation.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: National Ecological Observatory Network.

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Program areas at NEON

Operational and project management costs for running the national ecological observatory once construction is complete.

Building a framework between the european union and the united states to harmonize data products relevant to global research infrastructures in the environmental field, designing and developing national ecological observatory satellite site training plan.

Organizational and project management support for major research equipment and facilities construction of the national ecological observatory.

Form 990s for NEON

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Oct 18, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 23, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Jul 19, 2016990View PDF
2014-09Mar 10, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NEON

Total grants, contributions, etc.$68,312,322
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$8
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-19,198
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$68,293,132

Vendors for NEON

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2019-08-28
██████Content management system software2019-08-17
████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-08-13
████████ ██████████ █████████Consulting$1,640,8012018-09-01
███████ █████Information Technology Temp Staffing$1,944,0202018-09-01
█████ █████ ███Construction on Domain Locations$4,256,8742018-09-01
████████ █████ ████████████Construction on Domain Locations$3,676,8112018-09-01
████ █████ █████████████ ███Flight Services for Scientific Readings$1,474,2432018-09-01
...and 10 more vendors

Personnel at NEON

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Julie MacKinChief Financial Officer$76,629Oct. 12, 2018
Sharon CollingeObservatory Director and Chief Scientist-July 12, 2018
███████ █ ███████Vice President, Research Infrastructure Business Line$0Sept. 30, 2018
██ █████Executive Director-Aug. 12, 2019
█████ ████Director, Science and Education$243,356July 12, 2018
███████ ████Director, Field Science Observatory Leadership$186,322Aug. 12, 2019
█████ █████Operations Manager-Aug. 12, 2019
████ █████Assistant Flight Operations Manager Science-Aug. 12, 2019
████ ████████ ██████Operations Manager Science-Aug. 12, 2019
█████ ███████Technical Manager Engineering Services-Aug. 12, 2019
...and 29 more key personnel

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