Derek Twente is Manager of TWM's Geospatial Division. With 15 years of experience in land surveying, his technical background has provided him the skills to evaluate and implement the latest survey technology. His management and organizational abilities allow him to effectively lead the firm’s 20 survey crews while serving clients and finding solutions to their unique needs. Derek has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and subsequently completed the Land Surveying Specialization program. He is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor in Illinois, Missouri and Tennessee, and an Engineer Intern in Missouri. He is currently the president of the Illinois Professional Land Surveyors Association (IPLSA).