Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association
2018 MAC URISA Board of Trustees Election 

Vice President (Vote for one)

Matt Duffy, GISP (incumbent)

Matthew is a GIS Specialist for the Atlantic County Office of GIS since 1999 and a MAC URISA Executive Board & Committee Member from 2009-2014. In 2010, Matt was the primary proponent of moving the MAC URISA biennial conference to an all-inclusive venue in Atlantic City. He was also the main advocate to expand the multi-day training event and include a banquet dinner. Matt hopes to continue expanding the MAC URISA membership and the type of event activities by developing partnerships with social & community groups within our region, such as Maptime, GeoPhilly & ESRI Meetup. Rejoined the board in 2017.

Treasurer (Vote for one)

John Reiser, GISP (incumbent)

John Reiser is a Business Intelligence Analyst at Rowan University in Glassboro. John works with many departments throughout the University to develop process improvements guided by data analytics. John also consults on web application development and maintains open source GIS tools. Trustee since 2010.

Trustees (Vote for three)

Jason Bottcher, CFM (incumbent)

Jason Bottcher is a life-long Hudson County resident who has served as the Hudson County Division of Planning’s GIS Specialist since 2012. Jason’s primary role is focused on expanding the role GIS plays throughout the county. In this capacity, Jason works closely with the Hudson County Board of Elections, Office of Emergency Management, the Tax Board, among others. Jason has also received his Certified Floodplain Manager license and is managing several projects related to flood mitigation and serves as an advocate for responsible development within flood prone areas. Jason will be completing his Masters in Urban Planning at CUNY – Hunter College in December of 2016. Newly elected in 2017.

Trish Long, PP (incumbent)

Trish Long is a GIS Specialist with the USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Somerset, NJ. Here, she provides technical support to planners who work with private landowners to undertake land and water conservation on their property. Prior to working for NRCS, she was a Senior Planner for the City of Trenton and a GIS Specialist for the NJ Office of State Planning. She has a B.S. in Environmental Science from Rutgers University and a M.S. in Environmental Monitoring from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. She has been a member of URISA for many years and values the organization and its mission. Trustee since 2015.


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