Meet the Instructor

Christy Heaton

Christy Heaton is an experienced GIS analyst, community organizer and Python fanatic. During her career she has taken every opportunity to use Python to automate tasks and build tools. She enjoys sharing her experience in the many applications of Python by teaching, talking at conferences and attending local technical events. She teaches GIS and Python courses for UWPCE and for the Master of GIS program at the University of Washington. She earned her master’s in GIS from the UW in 2014.