MN GIS/LIS Polaris Leadership Award Winner

Terese Rowekamp
Rowekamp Associates, Inc. - 2004

Terese Rowekamp is a leader in providing quality instruction and service that helps others be successful in GIS. She is a veteran in our industry, getting her start at the birthplace of Minnesota GIS, the Land Management Information Center. After stops at the Pollution Control Agency and ESRI Minneapolis, she established her own company in 1992. Rowekamp Associates serves the GIS community with software, training and application development, winning the ESRI top business partner in the Minneapolis region on several occasions. Terese is a teacher at heart and has been generous in delivering workshops at GIS/LIS conferences since the beginning. She has been offering Tech Forums for the past six years and these have been immensely popular with the community. Terese has been honored with ESRIs national award for Instructor of the Year. She serves on the University of Minnesota MGIS Advisory Committee and gives freely of her time to anyone who calls with questions on any GIS subject. She has hundreds of very satisfied customers. She says: Im most proud of the reputation weve established. Word-of-mouth has always been our best advertising and we are thankful for the friendship and support of all of our customers.

2004 Polaris Award recipient Terese Rowekamp with nominator Dan Ross.




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