Deborah E. Sheeler, GISP, M.A., is the production manager of Geospatial Services and IT Software Services within Davey Resource Group. She is a geospatial analyst and cartographer with professional experience applying advanced GIS and remote sensing technology to environmental analysis, land use planning, and natural resource management. Her primary responsibilities includes managing GIS mapping and analysis projects at all scales for utility, urban forestry, and ecological services throughout the U.S. and Canada, in addition to the development of innovative GIS solutions and services for Davey Resource Group.
Ms. Sheeler has extensive experience generating custom input forms for Davey’s ArcPad field collection programs and the creation and design of cartographic products. She also has experience and knowledge in the field of natural hazards research, AutoCAD®, as well as the utilization, maintenance, and support of mobile mapping software, hardware and global positioning systems (GPS).
Prior to joining Davey, Ms. Sheeler was a graduate/teaching assistant at Kent State University where she holds a Master of Arts degree in geography with a concentration in GIS and natural hazards research. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geography from the University of Central Missouri with a minor in earth science. Ms. Sheeler is a member of the Geographic and Land Information Systems (GIS/LIS) Advisory Committee at the University of Akron, American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), Ohio Urban Regional System Association (URISA) Ohio Chapter, GIS Users of Northern Ohio (GUONO), and Kentucky Association of Mapping Professionals (KAMP). She joined Davey Resource Group in 1997.