Director of GIS Educators Certificate at Eastern Michigan University
Presentations by Chris Mayda exemplify her ability to make big solutions from her extensive background in the study of geography.
A former professor at Eastern Michigan University and a PhD graduate from the University of Southern California, Mayda is a forward thinker who uses her knowledge for the issues of today and tomorrow. A supporter of non-linear thinking and a unique presenter with a demanding presence, she is an offbeat but effective speaker with a powerful message about the way in which geography informs many other realms, including the economy.
Motivated by sustainability and the creation of solutions to global warming, Mayda is an influential voice who has unique views on a topic that is seemingly inescapable.