Steve has a degree in History and Secondary Education. He is the son of his mentor, the late James H. Brosemer, RLS #82. In the last 33 years, Steve has been an owner or partner in his current business, GeoTech, Inc., and has provided land surveying services of every possible type to both the private and public sectors. Steve served as President of KSLS in 1988 and 1989, and is currently a member of the KSLS Charitable Foundation Board. Steve is a former Chair of the KSBTP, and the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce and is a Trustee of the Lyon County Historical Society.
The Government Surveyors of Kansas
Friday, January 10, 2020, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
The life and times of the men that created the Public Land Survey System in Kansas will be explored. Participants will not only find out about the Government Surveyors, but will also learn about how they carried out their responsibilities and contracts. From the establishment of the 1854 “Initial Point” of all surveys in Kansas and Nebraska to the Lone Tree Massacre of 1874, the class will look at how the times affected them and how they affected the times.
The New Minimum Standards for Boundary Surveys
Friday, January 10, 2020, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., or
Saturday, January 11, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The class will discuss the proposed or adopted standards by the Kansas State Board of Technical Professions.
Not a comparison but rather a fresh look at what the new Standards say and mean, including practical applications of the Standards will be presented.
State Specific Exam
Saturday, January 11, 2020, 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
The Kansas State Specific Exam is required for all surveyors seeking licensure in Kansas. Both Part 1 and Part 2 of the State Specific exam will be discussed. The class is aimed at those that are not currently licensed and for those that are already licensed in other states. Exam taking strategies will also be a part of the class.