Xan Wedel

Xan Wedel
  • Senior Research Data Engineer

Contact Info

Blake Hall 607
1541 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045


As Senior Research Data Engineer, Xan is the primary liaison for data requests received by the Institute from the public or members of the university community. Xan leads the Kansas State Data Center (SDC), a partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau. She also serves as web application developer and GIS analyst for the Institute. In addition to these duties, Xan advises students and researchers on data visualization techniques including GIS and coordinates the data compilation and visualization, programming, and production of the Kansas Statistical Abstract. 


B.S. in Mathematics, University of Kansas, 2001