David Blankinship, Senior Technology Advisor, Western Fire Chiefs Association
David is a 25‐year veteran of the Geospatial industry. He started in the utilities sector, then spent 10+ years as the Senior GIS Analyst for Colorado Springs Fire. While there, David deployed across the country supporting disasters and major incidents and thinking about how to get information to decision-makers when they needed it, no matter where they were. After a successful career in Fire, David co‐founded Intterra, a market‐leading public safety tech firm, growing it over the next 10 years into an influencer in the industry. As WFCA’s Senior Technology Advisor, David applies his experience and industry knowledge to accelerate WFCA’s vision to use the best of emerging technologies to protect life and property.