Jim Kozak is the TreeKeeper Product Manager at the Davey Resource Group. Jim has 9 years of experience at the Davey Tree Expert Company having worked in Davey’s Residential offices in West Cleveland, OH and Charlotte, NC. In 2007 Jim joined DRG as an IT Coordinator for the ALB Eradication Project in New York City and later joined DRG’s GIS/IT team as the Primary Support Specialist for the TreeKeeper tree management software.
Jim has led our group in providing unsurpassed technical support to our municipal clients and has travelled to conduct onsite trainings to cities across the United States and Canada who are using TreeKeeper as the primary tool for managing the their urban forest. Jims work with our clients has driven product development and has kept DRG ahead of the technology curve, providing our clients with the most up-to-date industry software.
Jim’s role in DRG GIS/IT has included Equipment Coordinator for our Urban Forestry division and he is extremely knowledgeable in all types of field equipment, hardware and software, used in the collection, processing and delivery of data. Jim, working in an IT coordinator capacity internally, has overseen all aspects of Municipal Urban Forestry Inventory projects including Testing ArcPad Collection programs, building TCI (Tree Collector Interface) modules used for QC/QA, converting data to a variety of formats for delivery and building, delivering and supporting custom TreeKeeper systems.