Mapping and Data Collection Administrator | GIS SpecialistOlivia Read serves as the Mapping and Data Collection Administrator and GIS Specialist for the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation. She is responsible for geospatial analytics and cartographic design, including overseeing and maintaining the state’s broadband maps.
Prior to joining the corporation, Olivia was lead ICS Geospatial Analyst for the COVID-19 Response in Rhode Island. Most recently she managed her Geospatial Engineering Consultant Company, where her services included public health, finance, transportation, education, construction, real estate, and environmental fields.
Olivia holds a BS in Education and Geography and a MS in Environmental Geographic Information Science.