Currently Dr. Paiva is a consultant to the Geomatics Industry Association of America (GIAA), managing director for Spatial Data Research Inc. and writes columns including POB’s GIAA Mailbag.

Pacific Crest Corporation welcomes Joseph Paiva, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors. Dr. Paiva, formerly Vice President of Land Survey at Trimble Navigation, brings years of experience and leadership in the survey industry to Pacific Crest Corporation’s Board. Currently Dr. Paiva is a consultant to the Geomatics Industry Association of America (GIAA), managing director for Spatial Data Research, Inc., and writes columns including POB’s GIAA Mailbag and Professional Surveyor’s “How Things Work”.