Bonnie C. Carroll, founder and CEO of Information International Associates (IIa) has been elected to a three-year term as Council Delegate from the Section on Information, Computing and Communication of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS is the world's largest multidisciplinary scientific society, a leading publisher of cutting-edge research, with members in 91 countries.
Before this appointment, Carroll served as chair and as a member of the AAAS steering committee of the Section on Information, Computing and Communication. She organized numerous scientific symposia, including the Annual Meeting and Science Innovation Exposition, increasing public engagement and advancing international cooperation in science and technology.
She also serves on the National Academy of Science and the National Research Council’s Board of Research Data and Information. Ms. Carroll is Secretary General of the International Council for Science Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) and is the Executive Director of CENDI, an interagency working group of senior scientific and technical information managers
IIa was named the 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Woman‐Owned Small Business of the Year, and in 2004, Carroll received the Federal 100 Award for her contributions to federal information technology. From its headquarters in Oak Ridge, IIa manages contracts with government, academic, and private entities in the areas of information technology, knowledge management, data exploitation, information security, and threat intelligence.