License: Passed Land Surveyor in Training exam - Spring of 1986
Passed the Professional Land Surveyor exam - Spring of 1989
Experience: Cook Land Services - Enfield, ME 1991 to present
PLS / Owner: Providing private, commercial and municipal surveying such as: boundary surveys, flood elevation certificates, LOMA's, MLI's, subdivisions, GPS mapping, aerial photo control and expert witness testimony.
Dead River Company - Bangor and Lakeville, ME 1989-1991
PLS / Manager: Responsible for all surveying, business development, marketing and employee supervision.
University of Maine - Orono, ME 1988-1989 school year
Instructor: Taught Basic and Advanced surveying courses within the School of Engineering Technology
Richard Perry Land Surveyors - Bangor, ME 1986-1988
Crew chief: Part time & summers during college - research, topographic, boundary and construction surveying.
Herrick and Salsbury Land Surveyors - Ellsworth, ME Summer 1985
Instrument Operator for all types of surveying projects - especially large subdivisions
U.S. Army and Army Reserves 3 yrs active, 3 yrs reserves 1974 - 1980
Distinguished Graduate of Artillery Survey School (#1 in class of 105)
Army Commendation Medal 1977. Honorably discharged as Staff Sergeant
Associations: Maine Society of Land Surveyors: Currently serving on the University of Maine’s Surveying Industrial Advisory Committee and as chairman of the MSLS Scholarship Committee. Other past MSLS offices include: President, Vice President, Director, Chapter President. Co-authored the MSLS brochure "Questions and Answers About Boundary Surveys".
National Society of Professional Surveyors: Maine representative to the Board of Governors from 1997 to 2005
Awards: 2007 - Certificate of Appreciation from the Maine Society of Land Surveyors
2003 - Francis Crowe Society for Engineering Excellence award from the University of Maine
2003 - Surveyor of the Year by the Maine Society of Land Surveyors
2001 - Key Governor Award the National Society of Professional Land Surveyors in Galveston, Texas
2001 - President's Award from the Maine Society of Land Surveyors
2000 - Special Recognition Award from the Maine Society of Land Surveyors
Master of Engineering in Surveying Engineering - University of Maine - 1993
Wild Heerbrugg Photogrammetric Fellowship and Deans List for all semesters while working full time.
Co-editor of "GIS and LIS for Practicing Land Surveyors" published by ACSM.
Bachelor of Science in Surveying Engineering - University of Maine - 1988
Hovey Baker Engineering Award, President Student Chapter of the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping. Tau Beta Pi national engineering honor society, Phi Kappa Phi national honor society, Deans List all semesters
Associate of Science in Civil Engineering Technology - University of Maine - 1986
Tau Alpha Pi national engineering technology honor society. Deans List for all semesters. Organized a student public service project which surveyed burial plots for a local cemetery.