Matthew Jackson

About

Matthew Jackson

GIS & Data Analyst

contact
mjackson@memorialparkconservancy.org

Biography

Matthew grew up in the Dallas area, but has lived in various places across Texas. He completed his undergraduate degree in geography from UT-Austin and graduate degree in natural resources management from Texas Tech University. Matthew previously worked in Houston as a cartographer in the oil and gas industry for 8 years. His experience included creating drilling and leasing maps, helping build and maintain databases, and developing training materials. His graduate research added skills in restoration ecology and monitoring landscape change with UAV’s. He has over 10 years of experience serving with non-profit organizations, including several in the Houston area. He enjoys spending time with his family, biking around town, and traveling across Texas and beyond.