We have evolved

With the evolution of our group to Equity Advocates, we will be moving all of our social media endeavors to LinkedIn. The Facebook group, Twitter account and blog will be discontinued. Look for more members to join us as we expand our geographic reach. We will leave this blog active for a bit as people … Continue reading We have evolved

Women in GIS – Wisconsin Becoming “Equity Advocates”

Over the last year Jennifer Borlick and Kelly Felton of WiGIS-WI have been meeting with the MN GIS/LIS workgroup Equity Advocates. During this same time WiGIS-WI has been discussing with its members possible changes to the group. The desire to engage a more diverse group of individuals has become a main focus. We want to … Continue reading Women in GIS – Wisconsin Becoming “Equity Advocates”

Emily Champagne, GISP, GIS Supervisor – Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Our next interview is with Emily Champagne, GISP, GIS Supervisor with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD). I have had the pleasure of knowing Emily since we both went through the GIS Certificate Program at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. We were among the first recipients of the GIS Certificate as it was in its first … Continue reading Emily Champagne, GISP, GIS Supervisor – Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Nancy Von Meyer: President – Fairview Industries, Inc.

We are excited to bring our next interview with Nancy Von Meyer, President of Fairview Industries Inc, http://fairview-industries.com/. Nancy has been a driving force in land records, GIS & cadastral information;  well respected, and recognized nationally as an industry leader. Her work has fostered collaborative partnerships, providing support in GIS system design & implementation, developing … Continue reading Nancy Von Meyer: President – Fairview Industries, Inc.