Jessica Claire
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Career Profile

Motivated GIS professional with nine years of diverse industry experience and a strong environmental background. Excellent problem solving, communication and professional judgment skills.

Summary of Skills
  • Data Creation and Analysis
  • Model Builder Analysis
  • Management of software development, GIS analysis, and field data collection projects
  • Database Design and management
  • Distributed SQL geodatabase management
  • Supervising and mentoring
  • Business Development
Work Experience
GIS Specialist , 05/2011 - Current
Atmos Energy Corp. San Angelo, TX,
  • Oversight and management of GIS field data collection and inspection of stormwater infrastructure for the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA)
  • Distributed SQL geodatabase management, check in and check out of replica databases on a weekly basis
  • Quality Control of field collected GIS data for the Maryland SHA
  • Management of software development projects for the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
  • Document client needs through data gap analysis, needs assessment and/or requirements gathering
  • Development of software application mockups for various external and internal clients
  • Database design and creation for the MDE in support of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program
  • Development of user guides and standard operating procedures
  • Development of Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) metadata
  • Database design for the SHA in support of their Green Asset Management system
  • Management and oversight of GIS analysis projects
  • Development of projects materials and GIS products in support of the Watershed Resources Registry (WRR); a GIS based mapping tool aimed at identifying restoration and preservation opportunities statewide
  • Development of suitability analyses using ArcGIS Model Builder
  • Coordination with industry experts to develop criteria for Stormwater Restoration and Stormwater Preservation models
  • Participate and provide project management support in the national roll out of the WRR
  • Assist resource and regulatory agencies by providing data creation and analysis support for various environmental compliance and resource management efforts
  • Data acquisition and processing in support of various GIS analysis tasks
  • Creation and post-processing of public facing GIS data
  • Database normalization
  • Provide on-site technical support at the Maryland SHA Office of Environmental Design
  • Provide data management support for the Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) program at the Maryland SHA
  • Data creation in support of TMDL milestones and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) reviews
  • Development of GIS training materials and installation of GIS software
  • Conduct vector and raster analyses is support of environmental restoration effort at Hart Miller Island
  • Geocode, digitize, and perform quality control on regulated facilities and outfalls related to MDE's NPDES wastewater permit data
  • Perform field data collection using RTK GPS to collect stormwater networks for the Motor Vehicle Administration
  • Website development and updating
  • Production of training videos
  • Give presentations at various conferences and events
  • Create posters for the Maryland SHA for display at various conferences and events
  • Inventory and mapping of invasive species using ArcGIS and Trimble handheld GPS
  • Supervise and mentor junior level staff
  • Prepare scope of works and estimated budgets for new work
  • Prepare monthly status reports for client invoices and approve monthly billings
Environmental Scientist/GIS Specialist , 04/2006 - 08/2010
Bayland Consultants & Designers City, STATE,
  • Acted as crew chief responsible for the supervision of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (SAV) field survey crew, scheduled field work an reviewed and approved field acquired survey data over a four year period
  • Oversaw data creation and performed quality control on all data, maps and reports in support of County SAV monitoring projects
  • Performed technical data analysis using GIS for use in mitigation projects and permitting
  • Developed and submitted joint permit applications for wetland licenses and USACE permit in support of county dredging projects
  • Coordinated with are responded to regulatory comments during the aquisition phase of permiting and made required modifications
  • Provided field and technical support for County dredging and restoration projects includeing non-tidal and tidal field studies, data creation and analysis, comprehensive project plans, presentation graphics, and final report maps
  • Developed summary analysis data and graphics for use in the annual SAV partnership meeting and the annual State of the Magothy
  • Created project planning maps using field acquired stream assessment data for use in restoration and design
  • Performed field work such as watershed evaluations, water quality monitoring, sediment sampling, retrofit studies, site inspection, and topographic and hydrographic studies
  • Participated in client meeting, public information meetings and community workshops
  • Monitored vegetation growth, density, and ground water in an emergent wetland study
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Geography, Expected in 2007
University of Maryland - College Park, MD
Technical Skills

ArcMap, ArcEditor, ArcInfo 9.3 - 10.3, Arc Explorer, ArcSDE, Spatial Analyst and 3D Analyst extensions, Arc Globe, Arc Scene Model Builder, Trimble GPS, Pathfinder, Trimble RTK, Terra Sync, Microsoft Access, Auto Cad, Sonar Mite, Adobe Dreamweaver, Camtasia Video Production, Microsoft Office Suite

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