April Kibby

GIS Analyst

April is highly skilled at helping communities through Geographic Information Systems (GIS)-based solutions, a process by which she gathers, creates, displays, and provides access to data that powers decision making. She became part of the Wightman team in 2015 as a GIS analyst, a role to which she brings more than 5 years of experience. Proficient in several ArcGIS suite applications as well as ArcGIS Online, she believes a web-based approach is key to successful public engagement. April is passionate about helping communities grow and thrive. She is Redevelopment Ready Communities certified and is a member of the DDA Economic Vitality committee in Three Rivers.

Areas of Focus

  • Project management
  • Custom database design
  • ArcGIS online implementation
  • Cartographic design
  • Spatial analysis
  • ArcGIS pro
  • GIS training



B.S. Geography
Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

Professional Training & Registrations

  • GIS Certificate
  • City & Regional Planning Certificate
  • Redevelopment Ready Communities (RRC) Certificate


  • Improving Michigan Access to Geographic Information Networks-2017 Volunteer of the Year IMAGIN

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Improving Michigan Access to Geographic Information Networks (IMAGIN) GIS Organization Board of Directors
  • MiCamp GIS Organization
  • Southwest Michigan GIS User Group
  • Three Rivers DDA Committee
  • Three Rivers RRC Committee

Personal Note

April is a lover of the arts, food, and the water. She enjoys any of those elements. Plus she enjoys a good bike ride. 

April Kibby GIS Wightman Kalamazoo

Contact April Kibby

Office: 269.200.2666 Cell: 616.560.2340

April's Featured Projects