Water and Natural Resources

Geosyntec's Water and Natural Resources practice to address our clients’ most challenging regulatory, sustainability, and restoration issues. Geosyntec's Water and Natural Resources practice to address our clients’ most challenging regulatory, sustainability, and restoration issues.

At the center of Geosyntec's water and natural resources practice is a collaborative group of nationally recognized scientists and engineers dedicated to achieving the balance between the built and natural environments. Their practice specialties represent a diverse array of disciplines, including geomorphology, ecology, biology, statistics, construction management, computer science, and engineering.

Our practitioners are at the forefront of policy analyses, regulatory compliance, and technology applications that promote sustainable water resources management and ecosystem restoration.

Water and Natural Resources Practice Areas

  • Water Supply
  • Stormwater and Integrated Water Resource Management
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Natural Resources

Specialties

Lead Consultants

  • Lisa Austin, P.E.

    Lisa Austin is a Principal Engineer based in California with more than 25 years of experience focused on water quality and stormwater management.

  • Mark Hanna, Ph.D., P.E., LEED AP
    Mark Hanna is a Senior Principal Water Resources Engineer based in Southern California with more than 25 years of experience focused on water and natural resources. His experience in civil engineer ...
  • David Bonnett, P.E., P.Eng.
    David Bonnett is a Principal Engineer based in Massachusetts with over 35 years of experience focused on water and natural resources engineering and waste containment facility planning and design, ...
  • Brandon Steets, P.E.
    Brandon Steets is a Senior Principal Engineer based in California with more than 19 years of experience specializing in National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and Total Maximum Dai ...
  • Poppy Staub
    Margaret "Poppy" Staub is a Senior Principal Consultant based in Colorado with more than 20 years of experience focused on environmental compliance, Superfund site management, pollution prevention ...
  • Adrienne Nemura, P.E.
    Adrienne Nemura is a Principal Water Resources Engineer based in Ohio with nearly 35 years of experience focused on helping clients identify cost-effective and sustainable solutions to meet their w ...
  • Ganesh Krishnan, P.E., D.WRE, CPESC, NCEES
    Ganesh Krishnan is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Georgia with more than 20 years of experience focused on water resources and geoenvironmental engineering. Ganesh specializes in design engin ...
  • Mark Ellard, P.E., CFM, D.WRE, FDEP
    Mark Ellard is a Senior Principal Water Resources and Environmental Engineer based in Florida with more than 25 years of experience in diverse watershed management, water quality assessment, and st ...
  • Kim Williams, P.E., CPSWQ

    Kim Williams is a Senior Consultant Water Resources Engineer based in California with more than 20 years of experience focused on civil and environmental engineering.

  • Kathleen Harrison, P.G. QSP, QSD, QISP, ToR, REA
    Kathleen Harrison is a Principal Geologist based in California with more than 20 years of experience focused on watershed management, stormwater pollution prevention, and erosion control. She is a ...
  • Ken Susilo, P.E., CPSWQ
    Ken Susilo is a Senior Principal Water Resources Engineer based in California with more than 20 years of experience focused on urban stormwater management. Ken specializes in the development of mul ...
  • Michael Hayes, P.E.
    Michael Hayes is a Principal Civil Engineer based in Pennsylvania with more than 20 years of experience focused on project management and engineering experience for client projects, including remed ...
  • Tom Fendley, P.E.
    Tom Fendley is a Principal Environmental Engineer based in Georgia with more than 30 years of experience focused on civil/infrastructure design, construction engineering and contract administration ...
  • Matthew Bardol, P.E., CFM, CPESC, D.WRE
    Matthew Bardol is a Senior Principal Engineer with more than 20 years of diverse environmental and water resource engineering experience, providing a breadth of technical expertise to address the m ...
  • Eric Smalstig, P.E.
    Eric Smalstig is a Senior Principal Engineer based in California with more than 25 years of environmental consulting experience focusing on industrial facilities (production and waste management) a ...
  • Scott Sheridan, P.E.
    Scott Sheridan is a Senior Principal Civil and Geotechnical Engineer based in Virginia with more than 15 years of experience focused on providing professional engineering, construction management, ...
  • Thomas Bristol
    Thomas Bristol is a Principal Scientist based in South Carolina with more than 18 years of experience in environmental consulting focused in the areas of environmental regulatory compliance; ecolog ...
  • Jason Kerstiens, P.E.
    Jason Kerstiens is a Principal Civil and Environmental Engineer with over 19 years of experience providing process engineering, regulatory compliance, water resource optimization, and strategic pla ...
  • Matthew Wissler, P.G.
    Matt Wissler is a Principal Hydrogeologist with more than 14 years of experience focused on the evaluation of water resources, hydrogeologic investigations relating to resource and waste permitting ...
  • Scott Struck, Ph.D.
    Scott Struck is a Principal based in Colorado with more than 15 years of experience focused on planning, design, and implementation of stormwater infrastructure and watershed management to meet dra ...
  • Wade Burcham, P.E., LEED, AP, BD+C
    Wade Burcham is a Principal Water Resources Engineer based in Alabama with more than 21 years of professional experience focused on natural stream stabilization, water resources engineering, stormw ...
  • Alan Fowler
    Alan Fowler is a Senior Principal based in New Hampshire with more than 25 years of experience focused on the assessment and remediation of contaminated sediment. Alan is a recognized expert in the ...
  • George Hollerbach, P.E., CSP
    George Hollerbach is a Senior Principal Engineer based in New Jersey with more than 35 years of experience focused on water and wastewater, remediation, construction management, environmental healt ...
  • Yvana Hrovat, P.E.
    Yvana Hrovat, P.E. is a Principal Engineer based in California with more than 16 years of professional experience as a project manager, water resources engineer, environmental scientist and complia ...
  • Todd Kafka, P.G.
    Todd Kafka is a Principal Hydrogeologist based in Florida with more than 23 years of professional experience focused on site assessment, remediation, and hydrogeological investigations for industri ...
  • Tamara Hebeler, P.E.
    Tamara Hebeler is a Principal Engineer based in Georgia with more than 19 years of experience focused on civil and environmental engineering. She has been involved in all aspects of design for seve ...
  • David Hoffman, P.E.
    David Hoffman is a Senior Principal Engineer based in Texas with more than 33 years of professional experience focused on port facility planning and design, site development permitting, risk-based ...
  • Kenneth J.K. Smith, P.G.
    Ken Smith is a Senior Principal Hydrogeologist based in Pennsylvania with more than 32 years of experience managing client liabilities and remediation in multiple states and under varying regulator ...
  • Al Preston, Ph.D., P.E.
    Al Preston, Ph.D., P.E., is a Senior Engineer based in California with more than 16 years of experience leading and managing complex water resources projects involving hydraulics, hydrodynamics, an ...
  • Victoria Cheplak, P.E.
    Victoria Cheplak, P.E. is a Principal Engineer based in Georgia with more than 15 years of experience focused on environmental and water resources engineering. Victoria's practice emphasizes applie ...
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