Josh Joins HEI


Josh Joins HEI

Josh Donato joins HEI's Maple Grove office as a GIS Specialist. Josh will be involved in numerous projects developing web and mobile applications. Based on his previous experience and education background, Josh will also assist with ArcGIS Desktop programming using Python. With Josh on our team, HEI now has six full-time programmers!

A Little About Josh

Originally from Richfield Springs, NY, Josh earned a BA in physics at the State University of New York at Cortland, an MA in geography at the State University of New York at Binghamton, and an MS in civil engineering at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Josh recently was a researcher at the Minnesota Population Center with the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

Fun Facts

  • Hobbies: kayaking, fishing
  • Family: married to Minelva Nanton with their three furbabies – Ollie, Maya (dogs), and Zoe (cat)
  • Random Fact: one index finger is shorter than the other due to a table saw
  • Most Memorable Place Visited: India