Join the GIS Colorado community e-mail list for peer conversation and a support network. This free service provides an avenue to ask questions, share resources, and engage with the GIS community within Colorado and beyond. Powered by Google Groups, conversations, suggestions, and solutions can be archived and searchable.

Events and Training

Join us at one of our free quarterly meetings and reduced cost trainings to promote geospatial professional development. Whether you have been in the the industry for years or are new to the discipline, these online and in person events are invaluable to getting to know GIS in Colorado.

Support GISCO
  • Professional networking with peers
  • Annual scholarships for students
  • Keep the Listserv a free resource
  • Cost effective professional development workshops
  • GIS quarterly events and more
GIS Colorado provides geospatial professionals with a collaborative environment for the support and exchange of GIS information, resources, and technology. GIS experts and educators will keep their skills up-to-date by participating in training, educational events, and networking opportunities around the state of Colorado and beyond. Our user-based offerings and resources cover specific technologies professionals need to know in order to progress in their careers, including support of GISP certification.
Over 80% of funding is reinvested into the community as scholarships, low-cost training and free events. Become a member to invest in your own career as well as the up-and-coming GIS community of the future. Join today and make GIS Colorado your geospatial connection.

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GIS Colorado Board

Board members make it possible for GIS Colorado to continue to enrich professionals and so much more. 

Voting Board Members

Genie Hays (2020-2023)
Chair, National Geodetic Society RM Rep

Jackie Phipps (2019-2022)
Vice-Chair, Social Media, Memberships

Darcee Killpack (2020-2023)
Treasurer, Sponsorships

Laura Atkinson (2019-2022)
Secretary, Outreach Coordinator

Catherine Hoemke (2020-2023)
Webmaster and Communications

Nickolas Viau (2021-2024)

Anna Rilling (2021-2024)

Sarah Rollins (2021-2024)

Victoria McKennan (2022 – completed previous board member term) 

Adjunct Board Members

Deborah Wilson – Advocate

Rich Chamberlain – IT

Pete Magee – Special Projects

Rachel Pierstorff
Scholarship Co-Chair

Melissa Daniels
Scholarship Co-Chair