Eric joined the Lewis & Clark County / City of Helena GIS ‘team’ as a GIS Database Analyst in May 2005, approximately one year later, April 2006; he was offered the job as GIS Coordinator.
In his various roles with Lewis & Clark County he has been responsible for the maintenance of core Enterprise GIS features as well as enterprise databases utilizing ArcSDE and SQL Server. His current role has him managing and supervising the GIS program, and coordinating the development, implementation, maintenance, support, and use of spatial information throughout the city and county enterprise. One of the projects he is most excited about for this year includes the rollout of the City/County GIS Web mapping application.
Eric holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Urban Forestry/Resource Management from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and a Masters in Landscape Architecture (MLA) from Ball State University.
Eric’s other work experience in GIS includes:
• 1.5 years as the GIS Coordinator for the City of Marshfield, Wisconsin.
• 6.5 years as the GIS Manager for Cascade County, Montana, and
• 1 year as a GIS Specialist for South Carolina Parks, Rec. & Tourism