John Keniston is a Faculty Specialist at the University of Maryland, providing programming and development support for the Earth Observations for Food Security and Agriculture Consortium (EOFSAC). With past experience as a Geospatial Analyst and a GIS Specialist, John has helped support a wide variety of programs ranging from Public Health to Land Use and Land Cover Change.

John has returned to the University of Maryland, where he graduated in 2017 with an M.P.S. in Geospatial Information Sciences and in 2013 with and B.S. in Environmental Science & Policy.

Areas of Interest

  • Free and Open Source GIS Technology
  • Enterprise GIS


  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Geospatial Information Sciences, University of Maryland - 2017
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Environmental Science & Policy, University of Maryland - 2013
John Keniston
4321 Hartwick Rd., Rm. 426
Department of Geographical Sciences
keniston [at]