John Hetzler

John Hetzler is a previous editor of POB.

Melanie Krouse

Melanie Krouse is a summer intern with GeoDataPoint and POB. She can be reached at

Benita Mehta

Benita Mehta is editor of GeoDataPoint and managing editor of POB.

Karen Scally

Karen Scally is publisher of GeoDataPoint, POB and Site Prep. She joined POB in March 2010 and plays a valuable role in both the print publication and online initiatives.

Alain Samaha

Alain Samaha, ME, MBA, is Business Area Director of GIS and Geospatial Software at Trimble. Samaha has an MS in Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.

Eric Andelin, CP, GISP

Eric Andelin CP, GISP, in involved in geospatial business development for SAM Inc. He has 25 years of experience in mapping. He is passionate about the use of mobile LiDAR as an acquisition tool for high-accuracy mapping.

Nadia Anis, AIA

Nadia Anis is a partner at Ferrari Moe, LLP, a medium-size, full service architecture and engineering firm located in San Rafael, Calif. She also serves on the leadership team for the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD).

Brian Bailey

Brian D. Bailey is a geospatial services consultant at Maser Consulting P.A., a privately owned multi-disciplined, engineering firm with a balance of public and private sector experience. Headquartered in Red Bank, N.J., Maser Consulting is an award winning firm employing an average of 360 professionals with projects located nationally.

Jim Balding

Jim Balding is a licensed architect with more than 25 years of experience integrating technology into the architectural field. He founded the architectural and design technology firm The ANT Group and also serves as co-chair of the Technology Committee for the U.S. Institute of Building Documentation (USIBD)