Interests

Cartography, Data Science, Data Visualization, Urban and Environmental Planning, Geospatial, Data Management and Collection, Web and Mobile Application Design and Development, Volunteered Geographic Information, Free and Open Source Software

Proficiencies

  • Python - Pandas, Matplotlib
  • QGIS, PostGIS, Esri ArcGIS
  • JavaScript - NodeJS, D3, Leaflet
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • MongoDB, MySQL
  • Git/Github
  • PostgreSQL, pgAdmin
  • R/RStudio
  • HTML, CSS, PHP

Experience

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 2013-present
GIS/Data Visualization Specialist and Instructor

URS Corporation (now AECOM), Minneapolis, MN 2012-2013
GIS Specialist - Infrastructure and Environment

University of Minnesota Real Estate Office, Minneapolis, MN 2010-2012
GIS/Info Tech Specialist

University of Minnesota Cartography Lab, Minneapolis, MN 2008-2010
Research Assistant - Cartographer

XNR Productions, Madison, WI 2006-2008
Cartographer

Education

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 2010
Masters of Geographic Information Science
Graduate Minor: Computer Science

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI 2006
B.S. Cartography and GIS (Geography)

Community

Maptime Boston, Cambridge, MA 2014-present
Co-Founder/Co-Organizer

GIS Student Organization, Minneapolis, MN 2010
University of Minnesota
President, 2009-2010

Board Memberships

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI 2015-present
Advisory Board
Online Professional Master's of Science, GIS and Web Map Programming