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Geosyntec Staff to Present on Brownfields Redevelopment at Florida & Alabama Brownfields Conference Part 2

Will Burke, P.G., (Alabama); Cristina Graver, P.E.; Matthew Wissler, P.G.; Katie Fox, P.E.; and Esteban Biondi (Florida) will present on brownfields redevelopment at the Florida & Alabama Brownfields Conference 2021 Part 2 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach in Pensacola Beach, Florida on April 24–27, 2022.

As President of the Alabama Brownfields Association, Will Burke will welcome attendees along with E. Christian Wells, President of the Florida Brownfields Association, and Grover Robinson, Mayor of the City of Pensacola. Geosyntec is a Gold Sponsor for the event.

Will Burke is a Project Geologist with more than ten years of experience managing and implementing site assessment and remediation projects to help clients in the public and private sectors address a wide range of contaminants, including chlorinated solvents, pesticides, metals, PCBs, and petroleum-related constituents.

Cristina Graver is a Project Engineer based in Florida with experience in environmental due diligence and compliance; remediation system design; environmental site assessment; air quality permitting and compliance; air dispersion modeling; stormwater pollution prevention plans; spill prevention, control, and countermeasure plans; and wastewater treatment system design.

Matt Wissler is a Senior Principal Hydrogeologist with more than 19 years of experience focused on the evaluation and permitting of water resources, hydrogeologic investigations relating to resource and waste permitting, groundwater modeling of complex aquifer systems, contaminated site assessment and remediation, and vapor intrusion assessment and mitigation.

Katie Fox is a Senior Water Resources Engineer with more than 15 years of experience focused on stormwater management, hydraulic and hydrologic modeling, site redevelopment, erosion and sedimentation control, environmental permitting, and National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and regulatory compliance.

Esteban Biondi is a Principal Engineer based in Florida with more than 28 years of experience focused on ocean, coastal, and waterfront projects ranging from marina developments and cruise destinations to port structures and environmental impact studies.

The Florida & Alabama Brownfields Conference Part 2 is an in-person continuation of the virtual event that took place in October 2021. The event is the first joint Florida and Alabama brownfields conference, and it provides a unique opportunity to connect with brownfield leaders, visionaries, and stakeholders from both states.

Geosyntec Participation

Driving the Square Peg into the Round Hole: Redevelopment and Regulatory Closure of Former Agricultural Land and Gulf Courses
Presenters: Laurel Lockett, Carlton Fields; Howard Nelson, Bizlin; Matt Wissler, Geosyntec Consultants; Brian Moore, GHD; Steve Hilgiker, ERMI
Date/Time: 10:45–10:45 a.m., ET on April 25, 2022

Storm Impacts with Sea Level Rise: Climate Resilient Brownfield Redevelopment and Remediation
Presenters: James Parker-Flynn, Esq., Carlton Fields (Silver Sponsor), Katie Fox, Geosyntec (Bronze Sponsor), Esteban Biondi, Applied Technology & Management
Date/Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., ET on April 25, 2022

A Brownfields Site with an Unconditional Closure – a Case Study with the Former Coral Springs Landfill
Presenter: Cristina Graver, Geosyntec Consultants
Date/Time: 2:45–3:45 p.m., ET on April 26, 2022

Brownfield Success Story at a Former Landfill in West Palm Beach Florida
Presenter: Will Burke, Geosyntec Consultants
Date/Time: 2:45–3:45 p.m., ET on April 26, 2022

More Information

About the event: Florida & Alabama Annual Brownfields Conference Part 2
About Florida Brownfields Association: https://www.floridabrownfields.com/
About Alabama Brownfields Association: https://www.albfa.org/
For consultation regarding brownfield redevelopment, contact Matt Wissler at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Learn more about Will: Will Burke | LinkedIn
Learn more about Christina: Cristina Graver | LinkedIn
Learn more about Matt: Matt Wissler | Geosyntec Profile
Learn more about Katie: Katie Fox | Geosyntec Profile
Learn more about Esteban: Esteban Biondi | Geosyntec Profile

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