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Matthew Vinopal

Supervisor - Geospatial Services

Madison, WI
608.443.1200
VinopalM@AyresAssociates.com

"Matt demonstrates a strong desire and ability to provide us with everything we need on every project. His attention to detail has been critical in helping us streamline our survey to design process."
Paul Letsche
East River Electric Power Cooperative

I joined Ayres in 2000 as a stereo compilation technician. As a supervisor I play an integral role in developing and maintaining an outstanding lidar processing group. I've led complex lidar missions for projects around the country, including the completion of approximately 50,000 square miles of lidar for local government, state departments of transportation, and the U.S. Geological Survey.

I personally oversees all lidar projects from start to finish, maintaining oversight on all project requirements and ensuring that accuracy expectations are met and deliverables are complete. I have undertaken the responsibility of understanding a variety of nationally recognized accuracy standards that are applied to our lidar mapping projects.

My areas of expertise include:

  • Stereo compilation of planimetric map features
  • Stereo compilation of topographic map features
  • Lidar processing
Certifications
  • Certified Geographic Information Systems Professional
Education
  • BS, Geography-Resource Management, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Registrations
  • Certified Photogrammetrist, ASPRS, US
  • Certified Mapping Scientist, Lidar, ASPRS, US