Conversations, Conferences, and Continuing Education One of the ongoing missions of the Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) is continuing education. I had the honor of assisting in GITA’s continuing education mission by participating in this year’s CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo in Tampa this past March. GITA was proud to have recruited …
Mark E. Limbruner
Mark Limbruner, GISP has spent over three decades in the geospatial industry working for a number of firms in the petroleum exploration, coal exploration, mining, environmental engineering, and GIS consulting fields. Since 2008 Mark has been employed by Range Resources Corporation in their Canonsburg, Pennsylvania office where he manages the Southern Marcellus Shale Division’s GIS department.
Throughout his career, Mark has presented at a number of national and regional GIS conferences and has served on the GITA Oil and Gas Conference (now Pipeline Week) organizing committee. Mark also serves as the co-chair of EnerGIS, an annual GIS conference focused on the energy industry in the northeast. Mark has served as an international delegate representing GITA at conferences hosted by GITA’s sister organizations in Japan and Australia. A member of the GITA board since 2013, Mark previously served as GITA President for 2015-2016. On July 18, 2017, he was reelected by the Board to complete the term of Matt Thomas who needed to step down for personal reasons.
GIS Manager, Southern Marcellus Shale Division
Range Resources – Appalachia LLC
3000 Town Center Blvd.
Canonsburg, PA 15317
Many of us are involved in an important task for our economy and our nation – transporting highly flammable materials (oil, natural gas, liquid petroleum products) over great distances and under considerable pressure. Needless to say, if we all do our jobs properly, no one reads about our pipelines or employers, and our industry does …