My name is Michael, and I'm a Waze user and map editor based in central Ohio. I currently have rank 5 and serve as a state manager for Ohio, large area manager for central Ohio and area manager for central New Mexico
, South Dakota and Chiang Mai, Thailand. You can reach me via [https://www.waze.com/forum/ucp.php?i=pm&mode=compose&u=17169121 private message].
== Milestones ==
* [[User:Kartografer/Airport]] new national page, '''published for USA 2017-05-15'''
* [[User:Kartografer/Military base]] draft on capitalization
* [[User:Kartografer/Interchange]] rewrite of JSG/
Interchanges including new geometry and TIO info, '''published for USA 2017-11-20'''
* [[User:Kartografer/Wayfinder]] split from JSG/Interchanges, '''published for USA 2017-11-20'''
* [[Detour Prevention Mechanisms]] worked with voludu2 and subs5 on BDP page rewrite '''published for USA 2018-02-26'''
*[[User:Kartografer/Major Traffic Event]] fork from Benelux to replace mega events page, '''published for USA 2018-05-15'''
*[[User:Kartografer/Pedestrian path]] new page to split from road types, '''published for USA 2018-06-04'''
*[[Audible instructions]] worked with sketch and kentsmith9 on audible instructions page '''published for USA 2018-11-20'''*[[User:Kartografer/Locking Standard]] draft template adapted to GLR*[[User:Kartografer/Lock]] GLR lock standard examples*[[User:Kartografer/Routing server]]
draft update with XL routing and continuity info
*[[User:Kartografer/0]] invisible character template '''published for USA 2018-12-06'''
*[[User:Kartografer/Pad]] quantifiable spacing template '''published for USA 2018-12-06'''
*[[User:Kartografer/Places]] draft page for area place size guidance
== Projects ==
* CCP contact starting 2017-06 with City of Columbus/Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
* GEP contact starting 2018-07 with the Ohio State University
* GEP contact starting 2018-10 with
the University of Cincinnati
* App beta testing with focus on routing (including RBS) and search
* [https://wazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/index.php?namespace=0&tagfilter=national&translations=filter&trailer=&days=1000&limit=500&title=Special%3ARecentChanges US wiki update tracking] and [https://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=129&t=270222 monthly summary]
* Second Waze Cafe in Columbus, 2018-02-17
* Waze Cafe in Harrison, OH 2018-12-01
''NA Mega Meetup 2019 planned in Los Angeles, CA 2019-02-08 ''
== Mentoring ==
* GuideOnGirl (formal along with Dude495, R1 to R2, in progress)
* SethSpeedy28 (formal, R2 to R3, complete)
== Map raid participation ==