Practical Applications of Excel and Access for Local Government Users | Data for Decision Makers

Sherrie Taylor

Center for Governmental Studies, Northern Illinois University

Sherrie Taylor, MPA, is a Research Associate for CGS with primary responsibility for conducting demographic and analyses for a range of public and non‐profit organizations. She is currently working on a statewide web portal that will enable users to easily access Illinois governmental data sets from several agencies. She has a wide range of experience creating geographic information systems (GIS) applications to turn static tables into visual displays and to translate statistical analysis into spatial relationships. Sherrie has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a Master’s degree in Public Administration and is currently pursuing her doctorate in Geography, all from NIU. She has also received a Graduate Study in Geographic Systems Analysis Certification from NIU. 

Practical Applications of Excel and Access for Local Government Users
October 24, 2013, NIU Naperville

Data for Decision Makers
May 8, 2014, NIU Naperville/Virtual