Daniela Q. Lépiz is a Costa Rican data journalist and trainer. She is currently the Coordinator for the Center Norbert Zongo for Investigative Reporting in West Africa that aims to promote and support cross border data investigation, transparency and open data in the region. She has a masters degree in data journalism from the Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid, Spain. Previously involved with OpenUP South Africa working with journalists to produce data driven stories. Daniela has been also a trainer for the Tanzania Media Foundation and has been involved in many other projects with South African media and other international organisations.