June 2017 GeoMentor Spotlight: Randy Bonds

Blog Post created by jkeen@aag on Jun 7, 2017

June 2017 GeoMentor Spotlight:

Randy Bonds Jr: Web Application Developer - City of Yakima


What was your favorite class in K-12? English


How did you first learn about and/or use GIS? My job here


Name one thing you love about GIS and/or geography: It affects everyone, and is everything


Why did you want to volunteer as a GeoMentor? To help students get a passion for GIS


What kind of GeoMentor volunteer opportunity and experience are you looking for? Helping High School and Junior High Student


If someone asked you why they should learn about GIS and/or geography, how would you respond in one sentence? I would tell them that GIS shapes the world around us, seen or unseen, it makes up everything that makes up the parts of our complex world.


Email address: randy.bonds@yakimawa.gov

Website: www.yakimawa.gov/gis/, yakima.maps.arcgis.com

Twitter username: @randybondsjr 

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