David Moss is the director of Data Management & GIS in Maricopa County and in the last five years, the GIS adoption, budget, and staff have reached unprecedented levels. With the confidence and trust of Maricopa County's leadership, the team has been recognized with eight National Association of Counties awards, a Special Achievement in GIS Award, and one of the most impressively managed GIS architectures in the US.
As a forward-thinking leader, his business operations and technology expertise has captured multimillion dollar cost avoidances and optimized workforces while driving efficiencies over his public sector career. He has experience in various disciplines such as public works, law enforcement, health and human services, emergency management, and land records involving GIS analysis and data management.
Currently, his team is strategizing and incorporating cloud, AI, and machine learning technologies to analyze massive sets of structured and unstructured data and imagery to address concerns with data accuracy and user access and develop a virtual data analysis assistant to help departments successful deliver Maricopa County's Strategic Plan to its citizens.