Staff

Kavya Urs Beerval RavichandraKavya Urs Beerval Ravichandra is a GIS analyst with The Polis Center, specializing in GIS tools such as ESRI GIS Mapping software (ArcGIS and Hazus-MH), remote sensing applications (ERDAS Imagine), cartography, statistical analysis, and database administration and management. She works primarily on Indiana pre-disaster mitigation planning and Georgia multi-hazard mitigation planning projects.

Prior to accepting a full-time position with The Polis Center in 2013, Ravichandra served as a GIS intern at the Center and as a graduate research assistant in the IUPUI Department of Geography. Ravichandra holds a MS degree in geographic information science (GIS) from IUPUI and a MS in environmental science from Jnanabharathi, Bangalore University, India.