Madison Area Surveyors Council

Updated: March 8th.2018







President:  Alysen Tierney
Vice President:  Todd Buhr 
Secretary/Treasurer:  John Thousand
WSLS Rep:  Julius Smith
Past President:  Adam Schleicher         

2018 MASC Chapter Dues


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MASC Meeting Wednesday March 14th @ 5:30

Email your meal choice by Friday March 9th at Noon.

Dinner Cost: Per meal is $12.00 (optional)

Dinner Choices: Email your meal choice by Friday March 9th at noon. 


  1.   Classic Caesar Salad - Entree Size
  2.   BBQ Chicken Wings (order of 6 or 12)
  3.   Grilled Chicken Ciabatta Sandwich
  4.   Shaved Angus Prime Rib Sandwich
  5.   Cubano Sandwich

*all selections served with french fries

Click on Agenda below


5:30 pm Member Social

6:00 pm Dinner - I hear the food is awesome!

6:15 pm Presentation - Stacy Hoffman and Andy Erdman Jefferson county register of Deeds.

Neighbor's Grill and Pizza

216 Golf Drive

Jefferson WI 53549



Future Meeting

Wednesday April 11th- TBD

Tuesday May15th-TBD

Joint meeting with SW chapter date-TBD

Tuesday July 10th Summer Picnic



                                                  MASC REPORT

                                                  To WSLS Board

                                     MASC Banquet and Annual Meeting

                                             Tuesday January 9th, 2018

                                                 Vintage Brewing Co.

                                                  674 S. Whitney Way

                                                   Madison WI  53711 



°       Report by Bob Welsh WSLS Lobbyist

  • Legislative Review of 2017
  • 2018- State to review all professional licenses for need.
  • 2018 Review of A-E 7
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°  State of the County Address, County Surveyor Dan Frick.

  • 6 Townships opted out of Dane county Zoning
  • Next batch of section corners to be bid out for re-monumentation project
  • CSM’s up 9% Plats up 33%
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°  Election of Chapter Representative to WSLS

  • Julius Smith

°  Friends of Wisconsin Surveyors Social hour

  • $75 in donations.

°  MASC scholarship presented by President Alysen Tierney

  • Alex Mayou won a $750 MASC scholarship
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°  Seiler / WSLS scholarship

  • Alex Mayou center won a $1000 Seiler / WSLS scholarship
  • Terry Lueschow from Seiler and Dan Birrenkott WSLS Foundation presented the scholarship.
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°  Bucky’s Challenge

  • MASC to sponsor a Team $250.

°  MASC Donation to WSLS Foundation.

  • MASC to donate $500 to the WSLS Foundation.

°  MASC forms a planning committee for WSLS Summer Meeting 2019

  • Bob O’Neill, Alysen Tierney, Todd Buhr, Adam Schleicher, Adam Giles,  Holly Urbain, Alex Mayou & Dan Birrenkott.

°  Future Programs

  • Wednesday, February 14th – Canceled Because of proximity to institute.
  • Tuesday, March 13th – Jefferson County location details to follow. 
  • Wednesday, April 11th -TBD     



                          Meeting Wednesday December 13th, 2017


                                              5100 Eastpark Blvd.

                                                      Madison WI. 

             Program; Russ Nicloy & Chris Wilkes of MasterGraphics

       Scanning point clouds and manipulating them in Autodesk Civil 3D.

            Demonstration of the newest tools for line work extraction.

  Attendance; Bob O’Neill, John Thousand, Alysen Tierney, Todd Buhr, Adam Schleicher, Rodney Key, John Krebs, Devon Vander Hevvel, Holly Urbain, Francis Thousand, Dan Frick, Russ Nicloy & Chris Wilkes.

°New Voting and Nomination Procedures Discussed

°Bucky’s Challenge

  • MASC donated $100 for Tee Shirts

°MASC Scholarship Committee

  • The winner of the MASC $750 Scholarship is Alex Mayou
  • The scholarship will be presented at the January 9th Banquet.

°2019 Summer Meeting hosted by MASC

  • Planning Committee formed

                                       MASC REPORT

                             to WSLS Board  Year of 2017

°Paul Soglin Mayor of Madison @ Madison College



°Program; Gus Vander Wegen & Julie Johnson

  •  Public Speaking, getting your message across.
  •  Gus and Julie are members of the Toastmasters club.
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°Plating & annexation procedures.

  • Renee Powers; Plat Review
  • Don Sime Plat; Review
  • Eric Schmidtke; Annexations
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 °Program; Dan Frick County Surveyor


°Program 2017 Picnic

  • Holly Urbain and Terry Lueschow - Seiler, Bob Kilburn - Leica, Cliff  De Temple – Turning Point.
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 °MASC & Southwest Chapter Joint Meeting



°Program; Jeff Quamme & Eric Pederson, Madison Engineering mapping Division