Ben Hoke joined PPC in the winter of 2014. As a Geographic Information System (GIS) Specialist, he has been responsible for development and management of PPC’s extensive GIS databases. His duties include mappings, cartographic design, spatial analysis, and data management.
Ben graduated with honors from West Virginia University earning a Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics with a minor in Geography specializing in applied and theoretical GIS. Prior to joining PPC, he worked in the University’s Natural Resource Analysis Center as a GIS Technician on a variety of research projects.