Education Committee

Committee Participants

  • Andy Mendola, Pictometry, Chair
  • Eileen Allen, SUNY Plattsburgh
  • Alexander Chaucer, Skidmore College
  • Ann Deakin, SUNY Fredonia
  • Susan Hoskins, Cornell University
  • Mike Jabot, SUNY Fredonia
  • Jonathon Little, Monroe Community College; New York Geographic Alliance
  • David Stern, Nassau Community College
  • Pete Walsemann, Carthage High School


The mission of the Education Committee is to support the NYS GIS Association in meeting the educational needs of its membership and fostering GIS education across New York State.

2016 Goals

It is our intention to broaden, deepen and sustain the geospatial industry, especially by leveraging education.  To make geospatial education readily accessible, not just to students, but perhaps more importantly, to educators.


2011 Workplan
2010 Work Plan