Bradley G. Herried

GIS Professional

Cartography, GIS / Web Development



  • JavaScript, HTML, CSS

  • PHP, Python


  • jQuery, Dojo, Bootstrap, AngularJS

  • Git, NodeJS, Bower, Grunt, Gulp

  • XAMPP, Docker

  • Drupal, WordPress, Squarespace


  • ArcGIS JavaScript API (3.x, 4.x), ArcGIS Online, ArcPy

  • Leaflet, Mapbox, D3


  • ArcGIS Desktop (10.x), ArcGIS Pro

  • ArcGIS Server (10.x)

  • QGIS, GlobalMapper, Google Earth

  • Adobe CS: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign

  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Intuit QuickBase


  • Experienced, driven, accomplished

  • Committed to embracing an evolving industry

  • Innovative, forward-thinking

  • Strong verbal and written communication


Apple, Inc.

Sunnyvale, California - Senior Cartographer (2018 - Present)

  • Cartography for Apple Maps

Polar Geospatial Center (PGC), University of Minnesota

Saint Paul, Minnesota - Cartographer and GIS Developer (2008 - 2018)

  • Designed and developed internal and client-facing full-stack web mapping applications and websites using a variety of platforms (primarily ArcGIS JavaScript API, jQuery, Dojo, AngularJS) and to client requirements

  • Managed, automated, and maintained organization's ArcGIS Server, enterprise RDBMS, and account management platform

  • Designed high-quality, high-impact custom cartographic products and provided GIS support for polar researchers under tight deadlines

  • Hired, led, and managed graduate and undergraduate students, providing training and mentoring for advanced projects and daily tasks

  • Developed professional skills such as strong communication, initiation of new technologies, and conveying GIS concepts and projects to non-experts

  • Excelled in a fast-paced environment by driving innovative, forward-thinking, and technologically-challenging enterprise solutions

  • Deployed to Antarctica for eight consecutive seasons performing remote fieldwork, dedicated user support to core clients, and Google Street View

View select PGC portfolio entries


Minneapolis, Minnesota - Owner & Applications Developer (2011 - Present)

  • Founded freelance consulting partnership emphasizing expertise in website development, custom cartography, and mapping applications

  • Implemented projects across many disciplines for small businesses, academic researchers, and non-profit organizations

View select F+H portfolio entries


Madison, Wisconsin - GIS Intern (2008)

  • Performed daily map tasks and developed automated map series for firm's GIS department



2008 - 2010

Master of Geographic Information Science (MGIS)

Graduate Minor in Computer Science

University of Wisconsin - Madison

2004 - 2008

B.A. Cartography & GIS



  • August 2017: Instructor PGC Summer Polar Boot Camp

  • August 2016: Instructor PGC Summer Polar Boot Camp

  • September 2016 - Present: Quantarctica Editorial Board Member

  • May 2016: "Antarctica" map selected to NACIS Atlas of Design Vol. III

  • October 2015: Invited Speaker: NACIS Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN

  • October 2015: Guest Lecturer: Texas A&M University, Geography 232: Cartography & Visualization course

  • August 2015: Instructor: PGC Summer Polar Boot Camp

  • July 2014: Instructor: PGC Summer Polar Boot Camp

  • December 2013: Invited Judge: University of Minnesota U-Spatial Mapping Prize

  • August 2012: Best Poster: Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Open Science Conference

  • July 2012: Invited Speaker: Chilean Instituto Geográfico Militar workshop on "Remote Sensing: Theory and practice in the study of glaciers, ice and icebergs", Santiago, Chile

  • March 2010: Student Speaker: GISSO Career & Networking Fair

  • January 2010: Vice President: University of Minnesota GIS Student Organization (GISSO)

SELECT Publications / Posters / Maps

  • Herried, B., Isern, A. (2017). Science on the Ice: The United States Antarctic Program. Polar Geospatial Center; National Science Foundation.

  • Willis, M. J., Herried, B., Bevis, M. G., & Bell, R. E. (2015). Recharge of a subglacial lake by surface meltwater in northeast Greenland. Nature, 518(7538), 223-227. doi:10.1038/nature14116

  • Polar Geospatial Center; Herried, Brad; United States Antarctic Program; Lockheed Martin Antarctic Support Contract. (2015). Antarctica. Polar Geospatial Center.

  • Myoung-Jong Noh, Ian M Howat, Claire C Porter, Paul J Morin, and Bradley Herried. (2014). The Greenland Ice Sheet, now in HD. Poster. 2014 AGU Fall Meeting. Abstract

  • Bell, E. (Ed.). (2012). Life at extremes: Environments, organisms, and strategies for survival. (Vol. 1). Cabi.

  • Niebuhr, S.R., Herried, B., Obryk, M., & Doran, P. (2011, October). Projecting lake-level rise from airborne LiDAR and climate models in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. 2011 GSA Annual Meeting.

  • Herried, B., Isern, A. (2010). The Environments of McMurdo Sound. Book and Map. Polar Geospatial Center; National Science Foundation.



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