About J. Steve
J. Steve Nechero’s specialty is digital cartography and Big Data management to create and deploy geospatial science map and data products. He has worked for 30 years in Federal Government with Sustainable Community Strategy and Natural Resources Conservation Service (SCS\NRCS). Since 2001, Nechero has been a member of the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) and was one of the original members of the National Digital Elevation Program (NDEP). Since 2004, he has worked on high resolution elevation projects for LiDAR and IFSAR, focusing on integration of map and data services into NRCS conservation planning and design, inventory, assessment, terrain mapping and environment analysis.
He has a Master of Arts Degree in Geography from University of New Mexico (UNM) at Albuquerque.