Molly Schar

NSGIC director says she'll step down this year


NSGIC Executive Director Molly Schar said that after five-and-a-half years in her role, she's stepping down to try something new.

In virtual conference, NSGIC to highlight GIS in COVID-19 response


The organization’s first fully virtual conference will kick off next week and highlight the role of GIS in COVID-19 response across state governments.

To improve election mapping data, GeoElections campaign targets state and local GIS


A new program attempts to bring structure to a widespread effort by states and municipalities to modernize their election systems using geospatial data.

State GIS group launches 'GeoWomen' to promote diversity in geospatial tech


The new group, founded at the National States Geographic Information Council’s midyear conference, will encourage more women to work in a technology field traditionally dominated by men.