Bret Allphin is the Development Director for Buckeye Hills Regional Council and has been a part of their team since September 2001. Mr. Allphin has eleven years of experience in geographic information systems (GIS) with Buckeye Hills. His work including extensive data creation, editing, cartography, software installation support, web based data delivery, remote sensing/ field data collection, as well as GIS project and staff management experience. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Political Science with a minor in Leadership Studies from Marietta College. Brett is a GIS Professional (GISP) and is an active member of Ohio’s Chapter of URISA, a member of Hocking College’s GIS Program Curriculum Board, and an organizing member of the Development District Association of Appalachia’s annual GIS Conference.