NKAPC employee elected as KAMP Treasurer

Tom East, Senior GIS Specialist with NKAPC, was elected as the new treasurer for the Kentucky Association of Mapping Professionals (KAMP) at the 2012 Kentucky GIS Conference held in Louisville from September 26-28, 2012.

KAMP is an organization composed of individuals from government, academia, and the private sector. Its mission is to foster an understanding of geospatial information throughout the commonwealth, and to improve management of geospatial data wherever it may be used. KAMP also seeks to provide a mechanism for dialogue regarding geospatial information issues of concern and interest to all Kentucky professionals involved in the collection, processing, analysis, use and maintenance of geospatial information.

East is a certified GIS Professional (GISP) and has been employed by NKAPC for 22 years. He has a total of 35 years of experience in the field of GIS, working at the federal, state and local levels.