Human Dimensions Coordinator with City of Boulder Open Space
Colin Leslie has been working for the City of Boulder OSMP department as a Human Dimensions Coordinator since 2016. Prior to joining OSMP he worked for the US Geological Survey Social and Economic Analysis branch, focusing on stakeholder conservation value research for waterfowl and wetlands, and documenting public and private industry applications for Landsat satellite imagery. He also spent a number of years with the National Park Service, specializing in social science and visitor use related research. He holds a Master of Science in Human Dimensions of Natural Resource from Colorado State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Geography from Humboldt State University. His interests include exploring geographic dimensions of human-natural resource interactions, data analysis and visualization, and designing tools to help public land managers more effectively and efficiently make management and policy decisions.