Elaine began her career as a Site Analyst with MGP in August 2019. During her time at MGP, Elaine has supported multiple onboardings for GIS Consortium communities and dispatch center where she completed building critical datasets and relationships to set their GIS programs up for success. Elaine highly values building relationships to better understand how MGP can bring more support, value, and innovation to each client. She attended the University of Tampa, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Marine Science-Biology and Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi, receiving a Master of Science in Coastal and Marine System Science. Elaine previously utilized GIS software to complete research projects investigating the effects of freshwater inflow on estuary production and fish populations. Before joining MGP, Elaine spent much of her life working at her family’s carwash. She also has a passion for aquatic life and hopes to one day have a pet shark.