Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, B.A. Geo-Environmental Studies, 1985
Professional Affiliations / Certifications
National Groundwater Association
Pennsylvania Council of Professional Geologists
Currently managing approximately 40 multi-disciplinary projects at retail gasoline service stations, and bulk storage terminals for a major oil client in eastern Pennsylvania. Projects involve UST system closure; site characterization and monitoring; remedial feasibility testing; remedial system design, installation, and operation and maintenance; and site closure through PA Storage Tank Corrective Action Process and/or Act 2. Responsibilities include financial planning and budget management, scheduling, work plan development and execution, and third-party/regulatory negotiations.
Managed an approximate $3 million per year account for a major oil client in Pennsylvania. Directly supervised a staff of five scientists and geologists, as well as managed technical, engineering and administrative staff in support of multiple projects.
Achieved regulatory release from liability under Pennsylvania’s Land Recycling Program (Chapter 250) and Storage Tank Corrective Action Process (Chapter 245) for over 50 sites.
Consulted for numerous property divestments and acquisitions, including a major transaction involving Phase I and Phase II environmental assessments with associated project life cycle and remedial cost forecasting for 13 gasoline stations in southeastern Pennsylvania. The entire project, from planning through field work execution and report delivery was completed under budget and within 30 days.
Developed and executed a comprehensive environmental compliance program for UST system closure and upgrades for a major oil company. The program was implemented over a two-year period resulting in successful completion of approximately 120 projects consisting of UST closures, construction dewatering operations, waste management, site characterization, and interim remedial actions.
Coordinated a program to investigate and close Class V Injection Wells in accordance with an EPA consent order at 60 former and active service stations in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware.
Successfully completed a 1.5-year field and permitting effort associated with an industrial groundwater supply development in southern New Jersey.
Aquaterra Technologies, Inc.
P.O. Box 744
West Chester, PA 19381