Decades of Experience with Historic Aerials and Maps

We are passionate about our work and understand what our clients need when working with historic property use data. Learn more about why clients choose HIG.

David Hodnefield, President

David Hodnefield founded HIG in 1997 and currently serves as President and product innovation leader. He has managed the growth of the company’s historical data holdings for over 18 years and is a national expert on historical property use data sources. David’s innovations in the delivery of digital historical data have led to huge improvements in the quality, turnaround time and accuracy of the data we provide to our customers.

Prior to founding HIG, David worked as an environmental consultant for several years specializing in historical property research for environmental due diligence projects throughout the nation. He holds a B.S. in Biology from the University of Minnesota.

Jeri Massengill, CEO

Jeri Massengill has worked in environmental aspects of the commercial real estate industry since 1987. Her experience includes 14 years as an environmental consultant and over five years as an environmental specialist at a national construction/development/property management firm. She joined HIG in 2006 and currently oversees all business development and marketing initiatives. Her areas of expertise include Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessments and brownfield redevelopment.

Jeri is an active member in several professional organizations.  In early 2016, Jeri was appointed chair of the ASTM E50.02 Subcommittee and she served in this position through 2022. Jeri is currently a member of the ASTM E50 Executive Committee on Environmental Assessment, Risk Management and Corrective Action. Jeri is also a long-time member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists, the Environmental Bankers Association and the National Network of Commercial Real Estate Women. She holds a B.S. in Geology and Environmental Science from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Elizabeth Chapmond, National Sales Manager

Elizabeth (Liz) Chapmond joined HIG in 2022 with over 20 years of successful business development and sales team leadership.  Liz manages some of HIG’s national accounts, leads HIG’s sale team and work closely with our Client Services Team to insure our customers have a great experience when working with HIG.  Contact Liz to learn more about our industry leading historical property data.

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