GIS in Augusta

Division Background

The Augusta IT-GIS Division is located on the second floor of the Information Technology Building at 535 Telfair Street Bldg 2000 in downtown Augusta. We currently have over 70 GIS users throughout the city.

There are eight staff members, including 2 GIS Technicians:
  • Michele Pearman, GISP: GIS Manager
  • Evelyn Chanti: GIS Analyst
  • Chuck King: GIS Analyst II-Asset Management
  • Shandon Johnson: GIS Analyst I-Asset Management
  • Vacant: GIS Analyst-Addressing
  • Haley Flaherty, GISP: GIS Specialist

Duties and Responsibilities

The IT-GIS Division has many tasks and responsibilities including:
  • Technical Support and Training for GIS Clients: ArcGIS, AGOL, Pictometry, Earthmine, CityWorks, etc.
  • Designing and maintaining Augusta's Enterprise Geodatabase and data layers
  • Providing Mobile Mapping applications for the public
  • Supporting Business System Integrations
  • Implementing Asset Management Data Collection
  • Maintaining ArcGIS Online Organization (internal and external portals)
  • Managing and Assigning Addresses through the Master Address Program
  • Creating and printing maps / geographical reports / data for public citizens and companies (for a charge)