For the past 19+ years, Greg Buehler has overseen field operations for the Open Geospatial Consortium, including IT, communications, project management, and meeting and event support. In 2006, Mr. Buehler served as Chair of the GITA Annual Conference and led a highly successful Interoperability Demonstration based upon events surrounding the City of Tampa. Mr. Buehler's prior careers were in banking, as a branch manager, securities agent, and loan officer for a large regional bank, and an Officer in the United States Army. Greg holds a BS in Human Resource Management (Field of Study) with a focus on Managerial Finance from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Mr. Buehler has also served as a Thread Manager for the OGC in the Interoperability Program.