John Keniston is a Faculty Specialist at the University of Maryland, providing programming and development support for the NASA Harvest Consortium. 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 a M.P.S. in Geospatial Information Sciences and in 2013 with a 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]