PROGRAM MANAGER/ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE MANAGER
Experienced manager with !0+ years of expertise in a wide array of technologies, services and systems; experience leading and managing complex permit processes, technical staff, and oversight of projects that meet demanding time restraints. Known for effectively interpreting land use policies, environmental standards and regulations, preparing technical reports, providing strategic advice and training, hiring and leading effective and efficient teams. Recognized for strong project management, outreach, and interpersonal skills with expertise in advancing large projects from conception to completion. Detail-oriented, self-starter with outstanding oral and written communication, analytical, time management and innovative presentation skills. Successful oversight of over 50 major project and environmental contracts, with budgets exceeding $10m 15 years communicating local, state and federal laws, regulations, policies, related to land use, conservation regulations, enforcement, and oversight of permitting on online content. Program and departmental leadership and training, including team leadership, project planning/scoping, inter-agency collaboration, online solutions, GIS/CAD mapping, budgeting and staff mentoring. Lead federal, state and local environmental permitting efforts related to infrastructure projects, water, soil, and air quality, land reuse, and utilities. Fairbanks Metro Area Transportation System Technical Committee member/liaison between federal, state, and local environmental agencies, effectively communicating technical information, leading public involvement process/methods, and providing quality outcomes Oversight of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) compliance, consistently completing over two dozen infrastructure related projects within prescribed cost targets and milestones.
Utilized extensive resource planning skills to develop curriculum for college students, instructing upper-level Public Involvement in Natural Resource Planning course.
GPA: 3.7/4.0, Magna Cum Laude
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead, FEMA Floodplain Administrator, Leadership and Supervisory Training, 2002 and 2013, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute ICS-200 Certificate: 2016 Certified Federal Agreements and Contracts Technical Representative: 2014-18 Certificate MS Excel and MS Access, Beyond the Basics training courses: 2011-12 Certificate of Completion, NEPA, California Environmental Quality Act and environmental law short course: 2002 Certificate
National Registry of Environmental Professionals – Certified member National Association of Environmental Professionals – Member Society for Outdoor Recreation Professionals – Member American Institute of Certified Planners (May 2016) Interagency Visitor Use Management Council – Member American Planning Association – Member
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