GIS Technology Manager
Matthew Wood is the GIS Technology Manager at FortisBC, responsible for GIS technologies related to the transmission and distribution of both Gas and Electricity. His team focuses on maintaining GIS data integrity and the day to day support of the business operations at FortisBC. They also work to develop and promote new and evolving GIS based technologies within the company.
Matthew has been involved in GIS and Information Technology for over 20 years and has worked on and managed projects in Canada, United States, UAE and Southern Africa.
Prior to joining FortisBC, Matthew managed GIS teams for large Environmental Engineering companies, and Spectra Energy (SET-West).
Matthew has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and a Post graduate certificate in Remote Sensing and GIS from the College of Geographic Sciences.