J. Scott Sires

GIS Program Coordinator and Faculty, Brookhaven

History With Dallas College

  • Responsible for designing, creating and administering Brookhaven’s geospatial technology program

Educational Background

  • CAD technical diploma, Elkins Institute in Dallas
  • Associate degree, Brookhaven​
  • Attended the University of North Texas, where he took the university’s first GIS course in 1988

Related Professional Experience

  • Has worked since 1985 in the geospatial technology industry, including spatial documentation, GIS training and applications
  • Director of technical services for Geo-Marine Inc. of Plano, where he developed technical support and managed the GIS staff for seven national offices’ federal military projects
  • Vice president of GIS for PFQ Computing in San Antonio
  • Senior GIS consultant for Berger and Co. of Dallas
  • Founding president and consultant of GBS Inc., providing GIS oversight and management-level studies to local Texas governments
  • Senior GIS programmer analyst for the Texas State Comptroller’s Office in Austin
  • Senior GIS engineering technician for the City of Denton