Dick brings to the aerial mapping group more than three decades of survey experience at the municipal and state level, including managing consultant surveying contracts for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation's Southeast Region and serving for 21 years as a city surveyor. Dick plays a leadership role in serving the surveying, mapping, and asset management needs of southeastern Wisconsin counties, municipalities, utilities, and transportation agencies. He is licensed to pilot unmanned aerial systems (drones).
Dick's career is characterized by a quest to continue learning new skills and delivering innovation. Dick oversaw automation of one municipality's survey operations and spearheaded the conception and implementation of the municipality's utility GIS, including hardware and software purchase, GPS field data collection supervision, and database design and testing.
He has served as vice president of the Society of Southeast Wisconsin Land Surveyors.