New directors named as well.

The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) announced that Peirce Eichelberger, GIS manager for Chester County, West Chester, Pa., is its new president. Martha Lombard, principal with Spatial Focus, Birmingham, Ala., is president-elect. Three new directors were also elected by the URISA membership to serve a three-year term on the URISA board: Susan Johnson, key business executive, city of Charlotte, N.C.; Anne Walker Payne, GIS database administrator, Wake County GIS, Raleigh, N.C. and Hilary Perkins, AICP, transportation planner, Sverdrup Civil, St. Louis, Mo.