John "Steve" Parrish
John “Steve” Parrish has joined the land surveying firm of Albion Surveys, based in Saint Helena, Calif.
Parrish will remain in Reno, where he previously worked from 1999 until mid-2012 for Tri State Surveying.
His 50 years of experience in surveying includes work for the U.S. Forest and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, where he was named Nevada cadastral chief. He is an alumnus and adjunct professor in the land surveying and geomatics department at Great Basin College in Elko.
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