Recognized for creating effective companywide DOT compliance program
Senior Hydrogeologist / Geophysical Log Analyst / Project Manager01/2010 to CurrentRAS, IncGolden, CO
Leading technology project development business specializing in integrated subsurface assessment, geophysical and hydrophyscial logging, and data integration for complex groundwater engineering and remediation projects. Plan and execute assessment and remediation projects, ensuring on-time and on-budget completion. Acquire necessary technical resources, develop project scopes, and coordinate efforts of team members and third-party contractors. Capitalize on strategic growth opportunities, manage sales and marketing initiatives, and oversee field quality control for geophysical and hydrophysical logging teams. Report directly to company President for all project and client development efforts.
Completed successful emergency response underground geophysical assessment for large mining client in less than one week, allowing client to rapidly finish repairs on critical dewatering mechanism and save potentially thousands of dollars in further evaluation.
Maintained 100% of field health and safety metrics with zero injuries or near misses.
Implemented geophysical log analysis techniques allowing higher quality data evaluation and correlation, providing faster and more accurate responses to client requests.
Recognized for creating effective companywide DOT compliance program.
Project Geologist / Senior Field Manager01/1998 to 01/2010Earth TechDenver, CO
Prosperous international engineering firm specializing in environmental consulting, site remediation and restoration, health and safety management, and commercial and property due diligence. Promoted/transferred to Denver office to grow and maintain industrial client base and provide project leadership and environmental technical expertise. Oversaw scope, cost development, production, and closeout of environmental assessment and remediation projects ranging from $50K to $250K+. Conducted project profitability and technical analyses, trained and mentored junior technical staff, and led team to achieve high levels of performance and productivity. Worked closely with regulatory agencies, chemists, risk assessors, biologists, and engineers to drive project planning and development efforts forward.
Led team in remediating 100K yards of potentially contaminated soil during asbestos remediation project, achieving significant cost savings.
Selected to direct long-term remedial and in-situ feasibility investigation of dissolved nitrate and fuel oxygenate plume at industrial facility in Wyoming.
Introduced effective use of downhole geophysical and hydrophysical techniques to technical performance network within firm.
Accelerated design and implementation phase of groundwater remedial action project; responsible for long-term monitoring, deployment of in-situ carbon-source addition remedial designs, and technical evaluation of wide variety of sustainable remedial options.
Field Geologist / Technical Lead / Assistant Project Manager01/1993 to 01/1998Environmental SolutionsSan Diego, CA
Well-established, privately-owned environmental consulting company. Managed field projects involving soil, soil vapor, and groundwater assessment and remediation. Supervised specialty subcontractors and produced comprehensive work plans and reports.
Conducted more than 100 Phase I and II assessments.
Played critical role in growth and expansion of organization.
HydrogeologySan Diego State UniversitySan Diego, CA, USGraduate Studies in Hydrogeology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
EnvironmentalUniversity of San DiegoSan Diego, CA, USEnvironmental Professional Extension Program, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA
BS: Geological SciencesSan Diego State UniversitySan Diego, CA, USBS in Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
LicenseProfessional Geologist License - #13356, TX OSHA Hazwoper 40-hr. Certified & OSHA 10-hr. Site Supervisor& OSHA Excavation Competent Person MSHA Surface Miner EPA / AHERA Asbestos Building Inspector CPR / First Aid Certified Technical Skills: Century Geophysical and MSI Logging Systems, WellCAD, AQTESOLVE, Surfer, RockWorks, Visual MODFLOW
American Geophysical Union, Geological Society of America