2018 Pollution Prevention Summit
Mary Jo is a Sustainability Management Certified Professional (SMCP), a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) and Global Safety Professional (GSP). She serves as Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Sustainability Management Association. Mary Jo holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from North Carolina State University and an MS degree in Occupational Safety and Health from Columbia Southern University where she graduated with honors and induction into Sigma Alpha Pi Honor Society – National Society of Leadership and Success.
Prior to joining Genentech, he also worked as a Research and Development Engineer for Becton, Dickinson and Co.; a Process Engineer for Malden Mills Industries Inc. and an Engineering Manager for Applied Biosystems.
He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Maryland, Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Fellow of the ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute, and a Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer.
He led the team that developed the New Jersey protocols for testing and evaluating storm water treatment devices and serves on the Water Environment Federation’s national committee for standardizing storm water practices and products (STEPP). Ryan is a former member of the State of Virginia’s Stormwater BMP Clearinghouse Committee, which is responsible for establishing BMP pollutant removal efficiencies. He has a MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland and a BS in Biology and Geology from Tufts University.
Prior to joining 3M, Carie worked for a consulting firm (Barr Engineering) in Remediation before transitioning to the Environmental Management group where 3M was her primary client. Carie graduated from St. Cloud State University with a Bachelor of Science degree.
Carie Mathison has 20 years of experience in various areas of environmental management.
She has more than 20 years of experience in the environmental field. Prior to joining Georgia-Pacific, she worked in the private environmental engineering and consulting field and also spent several years as the quality assurance officer and operations manager for a large commercial environmental laboratory.
Diane holds a B.S. in Environmental Science from the University of North Carolina – Asheville.
She was pursuing a PhD in computer science from UC Berkeley, but chose to leave the program early (with a Masters) in pursuit of more entrepreneurial goals. Allie has BS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland. She has published and presented on her computer vision and machine learning research in multiple publications and conferences. She also holds a patent on Automatic Image Piling.
She holds a B.S. in Environmental Management from Northeastern State University – Tahlequah, OK.
Don collaborates extensively with technical experts – such as hydrogeologists, toxicologists, and engineers – to ensure that his clients obtain the best advice possible when deciding how to address environmental issues. Whether managing a project to remediate soil vapor or groundwater contamination, litigating responsibility for cleanup costs in trial court or on appeal, or assisting a client in complying with complex environmental regulations, Don has the breadth of experience and depth of knowledge to achieve his client’s goals.
Don holds a B.A. from UCLA and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
As an authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer, Roderick provides consultant and contract safety training services for both private and public sectors. With expertise in creating and implementing safety training programs, he has assisted a wide variety of organizations customize safety programs relevant to their specific needs, resulting in heightened safety consciousness, improved safety cultures and reduced safety incidents. He has MBA and a BS in Business and Management for the University of Phoenix.
Over the past two years, she has prepared countless Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans and trained over 200 facilities on stormwater requirements as per the Industrial General Permit in both classroom and field settings. As the Environmental Services Manager at Mapistry, she continues to add to her experience and has begun to move into the next phase of her career. Through blogs, training and outreach, Amber is very active in the industrial stormwater community. She prides herself in bringing awareness to stormwater pollution issues and providing solutions to the problems for facilities and staff that often have core responsibilities with manufacturing and are not environmental specialists.
Kristina is often found drinking coffee, talking aloud to herself, sitting in gardens, and hugging trees. Not all at once though; that would be weird. Kristina’s passion for the environment started during her first environmental science class when she designed a miniature solar car. This is where she found excitement in developing and building solutions to protect the environment.
Kristina has over four years of consulting experience and specializes in hazardous materials management. She has experience in remediation of unauthorized releases of hazardous materials, environmental compliance, and transport of contaminants in the environment. She has provided a full range of services to clients including preparing facilities for audits, supporting the transport of hazardous materials, reviewing client projects to identify impacts to air, water, and soil, and providing written project-specific environmental requirements and Best Management Practices (BMPs).
His forward-thinking abilities have been used to provide leadership on several corporate sustainability strategies. The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) recognized him with the 2014 Unsung Hero Award for these efforts. Rich received a Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Zoology, both from the University of Iowa.
Most recently, Dalton served as a management consultant where he analyzed business situations to provide clients with recommendations for effective project and program execution. A recurring theme of his career has been the use of project and information management systems to minimize risk and drive successful implementation of initiatives. He received a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and a MA in Environmental Policy from George Washington University.
Melissa is also the longest standing member of the agency’s sustainability team and recently founded the organization’s sustainability transit team. She bikes year round and has appointed volunteer positions both the city and county level focusing on sustainable transportation, accessibility to parks and trails, and general community inclusivity. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Education.
Tina holds an MS in Environmental Management from the University of San Francisco and a BS in Environmental Economics & Policy and a BA in English Literature from UC Berkeley.
When Nicky is not in the office he enjoys; camping, cooking, going to music festivals, switching places with his identical twin brother, and coin collecting. Some of his favorite places outdoors are the coastal redwoods of California, and the Outer Banks, North Carolina.
Page recently received her Qualified Industrial Stormwater Practitioner certificate and loves getting out on site learning about new industries and businesses.
Molly graduated from Bucknell University with a B.S. with Honors degree in Geology. Her honors thesis focused on geochemical modeling of the frac water used in the hydraulic fracturing of the Marcellus Formation in Pennsylvania. She has also conducted research and monitored passive, acid mine drainage treatment systems. She currently performs Hazardous Waste, Tiered Permitting, Underground Storage Tank, and Hazardous Materials Business Plan compliance inspections and believes that every day is an opportunity to learn something new.