Esri water GIS heroes inspire

Each month, the Esri water team will highlight a GIS hero from the Esri water community. These heroes are leaders within the GIS community and true GIS champions. As proven problem solvers, they have gained deep respect from colleagues. Their genuine love of GIS inspires others to imagine how GIS can help them achieve their own ambitious goals. Join us in celebrating these industry leaders who are making a difference every day.

Ryan Rodriguez | Lower Valley Water District

Ryan Rodriguez is the IT manager at Lower Valley Water District (LVWD). He also manages all GIS, strategically placing Esri tools into the hands of employees. Ryan always looks to GIS to solve the district's problems. He focuses on a technology strategy that supports organizational goals, improves daily workflows, and supports sustainability. Since joining LVWD, he has put his passion for problem-solving to work. As a lifelong learner, he approaches each challenge with a goal to understand, collaborate, and explore all options before implementing a solution.

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Who's the next Esri water GIS hero?

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