James Van Agtmael, Survey Technician, Forester, Drafter
Mr. Van Agtmael started with LEI as a Forest Technician and has completed three field seasons of unit layout, skyline profile data collection, boundary painting, common stand exams, and GPS data collection. In 2019, he became of a full time employee for LEI, working on LEI's survey crew as a survey technician. During the summer months, Mr. Van Agtmael works as one of LEI's field crew leaders for forestry projects, especially those including unit layout. He is fluent in the use of Trimble map grade GPS and recreation GPS such as Avenza Maps. Mr. Van Agtmael has also taken Autodesk AutoCAD training at Chemeketa Community College and performs as one of LEI’s drafters for land survey and civil engineering projects.