Examples of my Work

Publications

Malhotra, R., Virk, G.,  Nwoko, F., and Klepper, A."Web-based Geospatial Technology tools for Metropolitan Planning Organizations" Southeastern Geographer (accepted).

Interest

Backpacking, reading, volunteering, cooking, world travel.

Memberships:

Association of American Geographers

Carolina URISA

Skills

Skills

TransCAD

I use TransCAD for my current position in transportation planning. I use it to create flow and isochrone maps to visualize our model network's output.

ArcGIS

I have experience using ArcGIS software for map design, data analysis and visualization, data editing and maintenance, geoprocessing, and address location.

Work History

Work History
Feb 2012 - Present

Transportation Aide (GIS)

City of Durham/DCHC MPO

I work for the Durham Chapel Hill Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization within the City of Durham. My job includes creating maps, maintaining and editing geospatial files using ArcMap and TransCAD, and conducting synthesis, analysis, and presentation of transportation and demographic data using GIS and MS Office to aid transportation planners.

Sep 2010 - Feb 2012

Administrative Assistant

UNC School of Medicine

I worked as an administrative assistant for the UNC Department of Pediatrics while I was completing my certificate and seeking a job in my field. The job provided valuable experience for me in multitasking and meeting deadlines, as well as public relations, since I frequently had to interact with the parents of patients.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - May 2011

Graduate Certificate

University of North Carolina

Graduate-level certificate in applied Geographic Information Science. Coursework included urban GIS, land use planning, field data collection, and remote sensing.