National Geospatial Advisory Committee Update FGDC Steering Committee

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National Geospatial Advisory Committee Update FGDC Steering Committee Meeting January 29, 2008

National Geospatial Advisory Committee Update FGDC Steering Committee Meeting January 29, 2008

National Geospatial Advisory Committee Current Status Committee approval package was approved/signed by DOI Secretary

National Geospatial Advisory Committee Current Status Committee approval package was approved/signed by DOI Secretary Kempthorne – December ‘ 07 Federal Register notice announcing establishment of committee was posted on January 11, with 15 -day comment period (through January 28) NGAC Charter filed with GSA January 28, “officially” establishing Committee per FACA rules Press Release and Appointment letters issued January 29 2

NGAC Review Process Call for Nominations – Issued May 2007, due June 28, 2007

NGAC Review Process Call for Nominations – Issued May 2007, due June 28, 2007 Results – Over 100 nominations received Interagency Review Panel evaluated nominations, made recommendations to DOI Office of the Secretary – August/September 2007 Review Panel Members: n n n Nancy Blyler (USACE) Dan Cotter (DHS) Kari Craun (USGS) Ivan De. Loatch (FGDC) Randy Fusaro (DOC/Census) Chris Niedermayer (USDA) 3

Review Panel Criteria Committee membership should reflect a balanced representation of the viewpoints of

Review Panel Criteria Committee membership should reflect a balanced representation of the viewpoints of the diverse interests involved in national geospatial activities and the development of the NSDI Committee membership should reflect geographic balance and experience with multiple sectors of the geospatial community Members should effectively represent a constituency or community of interest Members should have a record of significant accomplishment and be recognized and respected within their fields Members should be able to speak authoritatively on geospatial matters and communicate complex issues to a broad audience in a simple manner Members should have a collaborative, consensus-building approach 4

NGAC Appointments 28 Members n n 14 Members from Non-Governmental Organizations (Private Sector, Non-Profits,

NGAC Appointments 28 Members n n 14 Members from Non-Governmental Organizations (Private Sector, Non-Profits, Academia) 14 Members from Governmental Organizations (State, County, Local/Regional, Federal, Tribes) Staggered Terms n n 14 3 -year terms, 14 2 -year terms Subsequent appointments for 2 -year terms 5

NGAC Appointees Name Organization Affiliation Anne Hale Miglarese, Chair Fugro Earth. Data, Inc. Private

NGAC Appointees Name Organization Affiliation Anne Hale Miglarese, Chair Fugro Earth. Data, Inc. Private Sector Steven Wallach, Vice-Chair U. S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Federal Government Dr. Sean Ahearn Hunter College, City University of New York Academia Rizwan Ahmed State of Louisiana State Government Dr. Timothy M. Bennett North Dakota Association of Tribal Colleges Tribal Michael Byrne State of California State Government Allen Carroll National Geographic Society Non-Profit Dr. David J. Cowen University of South Carolina Academia Jack Dangermond Environmental Systems Research Institute Private Sector Donald G. Dittmar Waukesha County, Wisconsin County Government Dennis B. Goreham State of Utah State Government Kass Green The Alta Vista Company Private Sector Randy Johnson Hennepin County, Minnesota County Government Randall L. Johnson Metropolitan Council, St. Paul, Minnesota Local/Regional Government 6

NGAC Appointees (continued) Name Organization Affiliation Dr. Jerry J. Johnston U. S. Environmental Protection

NGAC Appointees (continued) Name Organization Affiliation Dr. Jerry J. Johnston U. S. Environmental Protection Agency Federal Government Barney Krucoff District of Columbia, Washington, DC Local/Regional Government Timothy Loewenstein Buffalo County, Nebraska County Government David F. Maune Dewberry Private Sector Charles Mondello Pictometry International Private Sector Zsolt Nagy State of North Carolina State Government Kim Nelson Microsoft Corporation Private Sector Matthew O’Connell Geo. Eye Private Sector John M. Palatiello Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors Private Sector Dr. Jay Parrish State of Pennsylvania State Government G. Michael Ritchie Photo Science Private Sector David Schell Open Geospatial Consortium Non-Profit Eugene A. Schiller Southwest Florida Water Management District Local/Regional Government Christopher Tucker IONIC Enterprise Private Sector 7

NGAC - Next Steps Appointment letters and background information to be distributed to appointees

NGAC - Next Steps Appointment letters and background information to be distributed to appointees Initial organizational committee meetings (develop bylaws, procedures, etc. ) Public meetings following initial organizational meetings – Spring 2008 Updates will be posted at www. fgdc. gov/ngac Potential topics for committee review: n n OMB Circular A-16 – updates/revisions The NSDI – next steps Homeland Security – roles and responsibilities Climate Change – roles and responsibilities 8