I am an experienced manager with exceptional people and project management skills. I am versed in all areas of Air Quality with nearly14 years of direct experience in the field. I desire a challenging role as the Assistant Director for Air Quality.
Provide assistance in the development of goals and objectives for the compliance division and the department; assist in the preparation and administration of the compliance division's budget; work individually and in work teams, to review, recommend and implement improved policies and procedures for the permitting, compliance and enforcement divisions; design and implement template forms and reports, standard operating procedures, flow diagrams and other documents to be used by all stationary source compliance staff and management; develop and assist in the implementation of work standards for compliance staff; train, review and evaluate the activities of equal and subordinate compliance staff; perform presentations before various advisory committees, regulatory and community groups; participate in the selection of departmental staff and provided for their training and professional development; develop and review reports of findings, alternatives and recommendations; monitor and interpret changes in regulations related to the air quality program; develop and draft language for revised and new regulations; perform inspections and review various technical documents for various stationary sources to ensure air pollution control standards are being achieved; evaluate emission rates from various sources through mathematical calculations; review and evaluate performance tests for applicability; locate and contact unpermitted stationary sources, and research and evaluate their applicability to Air Quality regulations; assist the regulated community with federal and local regulation compliance by reviewing and explaining specific air pollution control requirements and regulations; prepare technical reports that document deficiencies and violations utilizing appropriate methods and advanced techniques, and coordinate with the USEPA, local and state agencies, as needed; land maintain emission inventories and prepare AIRS reports for submittal to the USEPA and other agencies.
Provided assistance in the development of goals and objectives for the permitting division and the department; worked individually and in work teams, to review, recommend and implement improved policies and procedures for the permitting division; assisted in the development of procedures and other air quality standards for the Department; reviewed stationary source applications for compliance with applicable air pollution control requirements; performed routine on-site evaluations of stationary sources; evaluated emission rates from various sources through mathematical calculations; reviewed and evaluated performance tests for applicability; assisted the public with federal and local regulation compliance by reviewing and explaining specific air pollution control requirements and regulations; maintained accurate files and records of activities during the application review process; and produced reports on assigned activities.
Assisted in the development and implementation of the laboratory's long-term goals and objectives, and with the policies, procedures and work standards associated with the day-to-day laboratory operations; prepared laboratory assignments, monitored and reviewed testing results, and associated reports; assisted in the preparation and administration of the corporate budget; developed and implemented the standard operating procedures for organic and inorganic analyses; coordinated and conducted education and training programs for all personnel; developed and maintained appropriate quality assurance and quality control procedures; approved purchases of equipment and supplies; maintained current knowledge in the environmental analysis of soil, water and air samples for various methods; responsible for business and contract development; reviewed and evaluated the activities of 20 staff members; recommended and implemented improved policies and procedures; worked with environmental consultants, state and federal regulators and citizen groups as needed; and County management to assist in formulating policies and plans related to air quality programs.Coordinated and directed daily laboratory operations; prepared and assisted in the implementation of of monitored performance of staff staff; responsible for managing the laboratories projects for completion and report generation; performed organic and inorganic analysis on air, water and soil samples in compliance with federal and state methodologies; operated Gas Chromatograph/Mass Spectrometer, Gas Chromatograph, Ion Chromatograph wet chemistry techniques
Prior Board member for the Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA);
Currently volunteer as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA);
Eight year volunteer as a Big Brother for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Southern Nevada (BBBS)
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