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Justin Cole


EDUCATION Rochester Institute of Technology
Masters of Science in Environmental Science
August 2007

Rochester Institute of Technology
Bachelors of Science in Environmental Science
August 2007

CERTIFICATION Certified Remote Pilot
Federal Aviation Administration
Certificate number 4067088

Certification number 60952

WORK EXPERIENCE Barton and Loguidice, Rochester, NY (February 2016-October 2017) Senior GIS Analyst in the Asset Management Group
Developed GIS solutions for clients, integrating their asset management systems to improve workflows.

Monroe County, Rochester, NY (December 2005-February 2016)
Senior GIS Analyst in the Department of Environmental Services
Developed GIS tools and services of all aspects of local government.

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY (March 2005-Present)
Adjunct Professor

Columbia College, Columbia, SC (August 2016-Present)
Adjunct Professor for online Hazard Mapping and Modeling course

Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY (January 2016-Present)
Adjunct Professor for GIS Capstone Course

SKILLS/STRENGTHS Software ArcGIS (desktop, online, and pro), Hazus-MH, Hec-GeoRas, Eagleview/Pictometry Software, QGIS, WebEOC, Adobe Creator Suite

Server Administration
ArcGIS server, Geocortex, Oracle 11g, MySQL

Asset Management Software
Hansen, IBM Maximo, SAP

Programming Languages
C++, Python, HTML, Flex, Java Script, Visual Basic

Development of custom training programs

Solution focused approach for developing applications

ACTIVITIES/HONORS GIS-SIG, Geospatial Information Sharing Special Interest Group Professional Map Contest Winner (2009, 2013, 2016, 2017)
Board Member (2009-present)
Webmaster (2012-present)
Active Member (2003-present)

ASPRS, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Central New York Member (2010-present)
Vice President (2013-2014)
President (2014-2015)
Past President (2015-present)

GISCorps, Volunteer (2010-present)

GIS Scholars
Developing curriculum for teaching students how to use GIS in their own communities (2010-present)

PRESENTATIONS/PUBLICATIONS WebGIS Data Collection - When to use Collector, Survey123, or web apps to capture information, NYSGIS Asssociation Webinar (December 2017)

Guiderail Inventory Mapping; From Paper to GIS, ESRI International User Conference, San Diego, CA (July 2017)

Mt. Morris Dam Failure Hazus Simulation Within Monroe County, NY, poster presentation at ESRI International User Conference, San Diego, CA (July 2015)
Published in the ESRI Mapbook Volume 31

The Light at the End of Surveyor's Tunnel: Lidar Helps Monroe County in a Variety of Ways, Published in Geoworld magazine (January 2012)

Full list available by request.

Justin Cole

Posted 2018-02-01 under AMFM, Cartography, Education, Geospatial, Government, Hydrology, Information Technology, Manager, Planning, Remote Sensing, Research, Science, Specialist, Training, Web & Internet