Jun 13 2019

AK CASC welcomes Data Steward Amy Macpherson

Women with backpack and paddle stands near sign in mountains

Image courtesy of Amy Macpherson

Amy Macpherson joins us as the SNAP and AK CASC Data Manager and Analyst. Macpherson will be assisting with assisting researchers with metadata creation and maintenance and in keeping data organized and accessible for all users.

Amy is a Certified Geographic Information Systems Professional. After obtaining her MSc in Geography at the Mid-America Remote Sensing Center at Murray State University she employed her GIS and data management skills in Kentucky, Singapore and now Alaska; where she has lived for the last 6 years. She previously worked as the Senior GIS Analyst for an Alaskan utility cooperative and for the Alaska Earthquake Center, modeling pedestrian evacuation from tsunami inundation.