Current Volunteer Work

I’m an active member of the California Land Surveyors Association. I currently serve CLSA as the editor of California Land Surveyor Magazine.

I’m also an active member of the American Council of Engineering Companies. I chair the Land Use Committee of the California Association. I currently serve as the Immediate Past President of the ACEC Sierra Chapter.

I currently serve on the California Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists Land Surveyor Technical Advisory Committee.

The Manteca Chamber of Commerce gets a bit of my help with web design, web site maintenance, photography, graphic design and marketing.

Past Volunteer Positions


In the past I’ve served as the President of the Central Valley Chapter of the California Land Surveyors Association. I also served on the chapter’s San Joaquin County Government Liaison Committee. I have served on the state associations GIS Committee and have given several talks at the CLSA Annual Conference.


In the past I’ve served as a member of the Qualifications Based Selection Committee (at the state association level).


In the past I served as a mentor for the OSGeo Google Summer of Code. I also served as the Board Rep and Administrator for the OSGeo California Chapter. I served as the Editor of the OSGeo Journal.

Volunteer Projects

I occassionally dabble with a couple of volunteer projects. I’ll list a few of those here:

  • The California Central Valley Regional Control Network
  • The California Land Surveyors real Property Document Library
  • The San Joaquin County Control Surveys List