Alex B. Hill
Alex started this project in an attempt to bring together various Detroit cartographers and their great work. He is currently coordinating the Detroit Food Map, which is mapping nutritional access of Detroit grocery stores, corner stores, and farmers markets.
Cartographic provocateur, bicycle commuter, plant eater, and Detroit advocate and land owner. GIS Analyst for Opening of Detroit.
Recently, a 2012 Code for America fellow in Detroit. Working on LocalData to improve community-driven data collection and mapping. Matt also spearheads DetroitWiki and The Detroit Ledger.
Graduate student in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at Wayne State University. Executive Board member of the Wayne State Student Urban Planners (WSSUP).
Wanderer and thing-finder, promoting walkability awareness with a kick of whimsy through the Detroit Area Rambling Network.
Assistant Professor of Geography and Urban Planning at UofM Dearborn with research focused on economic geography, land markets, and the politics of blight.