Training can be difficult because it is hard to make it appealing to your audience. Having to teach your staff about topics that are foreign or uninteresting to them can seem like a nightmare for management! Keeping trainees wake and interested is the goal, but how can you make stormwater training interesting? Mapistry’s webinar focused on inspiring employees about their facilities stormwater pollution prevention plan. The webinar provided EHS and Environmental Managers, like you, with the tools and techniques that will keep your audience engaged and motivated to take the information they have learned out into the field and apply it.
How to Teach About Stormwater and Motivate Your Team
Ryan Janoch Founder of Mapistry
Ryan is the founder of Mapistry which provides stormwater services and online compliance software to industrial facilities. He is a professional engineer with nationwide experience in developing and implementing stormwater compliance programs for hundreds of industrial sites, including ready-mix concrete plants, metal recyclers and bulk marine terminals.
Ryan is a former member of the State of Virginia’s Stormwater BMP Clearinghouse Committee and a current member of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) Hearing Board. He has an MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland and a BS in Biology and Geology from Tufts University.
Amber Smith (Speaker) Mapistry Environmental Services Manager
Amber Smith, is the Environmental Services Manager at Mapistry and a California Qualified Industrial Stormwater Practitioner (QISP) and has prepared countless Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs) and trained over 250 facilities on stormwater requirements in both classroom and field settings. She prides herself on bringing awareness to stormwater pollution issues, and solving problems for facilities and staff that often have core responsibilities in manufacturing and are not environmental specialists.