Geofacets Product Team

The Geofacets product team is a group of geologists, GIS specialists and industry experts dedicated to advancing the product development of Geofacets.

Phoebe McMellon

Phoebe McMellon

Director of Product Management

Phoebe is responsible for developing Geofacets’ long-term product strategy. She joined Elsevier in 2009 and spearheaded the design, development and commercial launch of Geofacets in 2010. She has over 10 years’ experience as a geologist and completed an M.Sc. with First Class Honours in Geology from the University of Canterbury.

Sandra Merten

Sandra Merten

Product Manager

Sandra joined Elsevier in 2010 and is responsible for the ongoing development of Geofacets. She managed the successful release of various product enhancements such as third-party publisher content modules and improved spatial discovery. She has an M.Sc. in Structural Geology and Tectonics and a Ph.D. in Geology from the VU University in Amsterdam.

John Skero

John Skero

Technical Product Manager

John Skero is a GIS expert and has studied in Earth Science and Geology. In his current role, he helps Geofacets with data integration and workflows within the petroleum industry. He worked as a Geotech for ExxonMobil for ten years, and at Woodside and EcoPetrol, as well. He specializes in integrating spatial data into key interpretation/mapping software as well as data management.