Jeffrey Pearson (M.S. in Geographic Information Science, Kent State University) currently works within Esri’s Geospatial Center on the Solution Engineering team. As part of his role, Jeffrey advises the federal government on NEPA policies, wetland science and ecology, hazardous waste management, biological resources, and geospatial strategy. Prior to his work with Esri, he worked for the USGS as a Geographer and the USDOT as an Environmental Protection Specialist. Jeffrey is active with the Society of Wetland Scientists and the American Association of Geographers. He also holds a B.S. in Environmental Science from Nova Southeastern University.