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Get to Know Alec Cottone


Alexander Cottone, or more commonly Alec, is the new GIS Statistical Data Analyst working under the Maryland Highway Safety Office’s Grant. Hailing from Scranton, PA, he graduated from Gettysburg College in 2017.  

He found himself at Washington College’s GIS Program because he loved the proximity to the Chesapeake Bay, collegiate atmosphere, and opportunity to inspire his passion for GIS into students. So far, he says that working for MHSO has been a rewarding experience and he “loves being able to make a difference in [his] new community”.  

Alec’s Fun Facts 

He used to work at Poor Richard’s Pub, a location talked about on The Office!

Favorite Activities: Fishing, hiking, and kayaking