Profiles from the Geospatial Community

Periodic series that interviews notable professionals in the geospatial industry.


GIS Career and Jobs

Anita Graser.

Anita Graser | Profiles from the Geospatial Community

Anita Graser is well-known in the GIS community for her involvement in open source GIS. She is also the author of the recently published book, “Learning QGIS 2.0”. Anita talks about how she got started in GIS and what she sees as some of the future trends in open source GIS.

GIS Learning

Glenn Letham | Profiles from the Geospatial Community

Glenn Letham | Profiles from the Geospatial Community

Glenn Letham is a pioneer of geospatial reporting, having first founded the Spatial News site before creating GISUser.com, a top geospatial industry news site.  In addition to reporting on the latest geospatial news, Mr. Letham posts on his blog, Anything Geospatial.  Mr. Letham manages two other technology sites, LBSZone and SymbianOne. How did you […]

GIS Industry

Dr. David M. Theobald Talks About His Career in GIS, Issues in GIS Education, and the Use of GIS for Conservation

Dr. David M. Theobald is a Scientist at the Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado who has been working with GIS since the middle 1980s in the areas of planning, conservation GIS, and landscape ecology.