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Thursday, October 11 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
Effective GIS Leadership Through You & Your Data

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Beyond the technical aspects of your GIS leadership position, learn from colleagues how to effectively manage yourself as a leader, how data management plays a role, and how to build and empower your GIS team.

  • Leadership through Data Management
    Lorri Peltz-Lewis, GISP, ASPRS GIS/LIS, Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) Program Manager, USDA Forest Service , Auburn, CA
  • From Piecemeal to the Whole Pie: A Team Building Approach to GIS Implementation
    Mallory Graves, GIS Water Resources Associate II, Alta Environmental, Long Beach, CA

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Ashley Hitt, GISP

Vice President, GeoAnalytics, Connected Nation
Ashley Hitt, GISP is the Vice President of GeoAnalytics at Connected Nation, a national leader in broadband expansion programs. She oversees operations, project execution, and strategic planning for the GeoAnalytics team and is responsible for developing strategies using GIS to provide... Read More →

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Lorri Peltz-Lewis, GISP, ASPRS GIS/LIS

Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) Program Manager, USDA Forest Service
I run the Enterprise Data Warehouse for the Forest Service currently. I handle data integration, data management, warehousing, business intelligence, and application support. Speak to me about data warehousing. In the recent past I supported the GIS Specialists that are on all hazards... Read More →
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Mallory Graves

GIS Water Resources Associate II, Alta Environmental
Mallory has over 7 years of experience in GIS in higher education and consulting in local government and environmental compliance industries. At Mount St. Mary's University in Los Angeles, Mallory aided in the implementation of GIS campus-wide, providing curriculum and course design... Read More →

Thursday October 11, 2018 10:30am - 12:00pm PDT
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