Expertise DescriptionI have more than 30 years experience in Hydrogeology with groundwater flow, contaminant transport, and water quality analysis. My areas of expertise include hydraulic, geochemical and contaminant fate modeling, statistical evaluation of multi-variable data, and forensic technical analysis. I have additional experience assessing the transport of oil and oil-contaminated sediment along the coast of California. I also have experience with a variety of hazardous waste, groundwater contamination, water rights, dry cleaning, dairy, surface water and underground storage tank related cases. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes expert witness testimony and litigation support in a variety of hazardous waste, groundwater contamination, water rights, dry cleaning, dairy, surface water and underground storage tank related cases.
My consulting services include vadose and groundwater modeling, forensic analysis of contaminant sources and release scenarios, development of investigative rationale, and evaluation of remedial strategies.
My professional experience includes: Principal Hydrogeologist, Chief Hydrogeologist, Senior Hydrogeologist, and Staff Geologist.
|M.S.||Geology||University of Reno||Nevada|
|B.S.||Earth Science||University of California||Santa Cruz|
|California Registered Geologist|
|California Certified Hydrogeologist|
|Arizona Registered Geologist|
|Hazardous Waste Site Operation|
Awards & Affiliation
|National Groundwater Association|
|Geologic Society of America|
|Geothermal Resources Council|
|Geologic Society of Nevada|
National Groundwater Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases