I'm Alan, a GIS Professional with an emphasis on analysis and design. Feel free to explore the information about my experience and professional history. You can find downloads of my traditional resume at the bottom as well.
As a dedicated Geospatial Information Systems specialist with 7 years of experience, I have handling production efforts in both solo and team oriented environments. Supporting a wide range of complex customer requirements with a bearing towards analysis including: terrain analysis, hydrographic analysis, visibility analysis, 3D analysis, Ground Moving Target Indicator (GMTI) analysis, and humanitarian assitance. Support has been provided for theater and tactical levels of operations to Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Forces (SPMAGTF), Force Protection (FP), and Special Operation Forces (SOF) in commands throughout the world. To get a better idea of the range of support I've provided check out a small sample places I've supported or been stationed at in this interactive map below!
Advance the Geospatial Training and Analysis Cell (GTAC), to support the Night Vision Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) CONUS/OCONUS simulation lab, Full Motion Video (FMV), Bi-Static Surveillance System (BSS), and Imagery Analyst teams. Support provided to customers has expanded to mass data management and dissemination, spatial and scripted analysis, and 3D modelling utilizing GIS technologies.
Support the Night Vision Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) simulation lab, and other government/military customers to deliver tactical, ground-based persistent surveillance, perimeter defense, and airborne persistent surveillance technologies to increase situational awareness, provide strategic alternatives, and operational over-match.
Maintain, update, and organize all geospatial data that is utilized by the Geographic Intelligence Capability in support of military operations, which includes worldwide datasets of command and urban level data. Train and advise Marines on proper use of data for analytical purposes as well as proper creation and storage of newly created data, which include enterprise connections. Instruct Marines in garrison/deployment on the proper use and maintenance of equipment to include computers, plotters, hard drives, and other hardware. Develop curriculum based classes and tutorials that cover varying levels of geospatial analysis. Manage GEOINT data online portals. Maintain an SDE database for replication into Marine Corps Intelligence Activity (MCIA) SDE database.
Responsible for creating and maintaining up-to-date maps contributing to military operations in Afghanistan, the Caribbean, and AFRICOM. Types of operations include humanitarian assistance, counter-narcotic operations, joint operations with partner nations, 3D analysis for aeronautical operations, hydrographic / beach analysis for landing operations, and training products. Conducted quality assurance and quality control of the products created and distributed.
SOUTHERN PARTNERSHIP STATION
USS Oak Hill, SPS-12, (09/2012 - 12/2012)
WEAPONS AND TACTICS INSTRUCTION COURSE
MCAS, Yuma AZ, (02/2013 - 05/2013)