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Air & Waste Management Annual Conference 2022

June 27 - June 30

CEC is proud to be represented by many of our experts at this year’s Air & Waste Management Annual Conference. We will also exhibiting throughout the conference. Stop by booth #404 to chat with our experts!

Leah Blinn will be presenting “Important Non-Air Considerations for a Major Source Manufacturing Plant,”

Adam Conti will be presenting “An Introduction to the Use of Offsets in Pursuing Carbon Neutrality,”

Jon Greene will be presenting “The Texas Environmental Health and Safety Audit Privilege Act,”

Andrew Horwath will be presenting “How to Minimize Your Environmental Footprint during Site Assessment,” co-authored/co-presented with Rob Hoverman of EnviroForensics, and “A Simple Guide On How to Keep Your Audience Awake,”

Kris Macoskey will be presenting “Climate Change Risk Assessment Best Practices,”

Kerry Weichsel will be presenting “GHG Inventory Development for Utility Construction Services” and chairing the panel for the Young Professionals Advisory Council, and

Amber Isaac will be presenting “Transloading Facilities – A Fast Track to Air Permitting.”

Featured Speakers

Leah Blinn

Vice President
lblinn@cecinc.com

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Leah Blinn
Ms. Blinn is a Principal with Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. and is the Corporate Air Quality Practice Lead. She is a Chemical Engineer with over 20 years of experience in managing and executing air quality work for various industries throughout the country. She is experienced in air dispersion modeling, emission calculations, permitting, compliance, auditing, regulatory interpretation, and agency negotiation. Her experience is with a wide-range of industries including oil & gas, electric utility generation, municipal solid waste landfills, chemical manufactures, and metals manufacturing.
Adam Conti, P.E.

Project Manager
aconti@cecinc.com

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Adam Conti
Mr. Conti is a Professional Environmental Engineer with more than 10 years of experience in environmental consulting. Mr. Conti has extensive experience in the performance and management of Site Assessments, Remediation Systems, and Remedial Actions at various private and public facilities across the United States. In addition, Mr. Conti has extensive experience working with Fortune 500 companies in projects that have involved environmental investigation, remediation, RCRA permitting and compliance, air quality, water quality, wetlands, vapor mitigation systems, and on-site construction management. He has also conducted Phase I ESAs for many locations across the United States.
Jon Greene

Senior Project Manager
jgreene@cecinc.com

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24 years of experience in environmental engineering consulting, serving the following industries: Railcar Cleaning, Coating, and Repair • Chemicals • Bulk Refined Petroleum Storage • Natural Gas Midstream • Electric Power Generation • Plastic Bag Manufacturing • PVC Pipe and PE Building Product Manufacturing • Aggregate Processing • Automobile/Metal Recycling • Natural Gas Storage • Secondary Metal Foundry • Tire Repair Kit Manufacturing. Jon specializes in the following programs: State and Federal Air Permitting and Compliance • Oil Spill Prevention, Control & Countermeasure (SPCC) • Storm Water Permitting, Planning, and Compliance
Andrew Horwath, P.E.

Principal
ahorwath@cecinc.com

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Andrew has more than 16 years of experience in environmental engineering, remediation design, and consulting. His expertise lies in environmental investigation and remediation design; due diligence completing Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments; property redevelopment; industrial compliance with CERCLA, RCRA, CWA, NPDES, and Title V; vapor intrusion evaluations and mitigation; submittals of state and federal-level CAP's/RWP's; and liability valuations using Monte Carlo and RACER analyses. He has performed hundreds of cost-to closure evaluations and reserve estimates for many different clients and has acted as an expert witness and technical support in numerous state and federal litigation cases. Andrew is a licensed professional engineer in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Washington and Wisconsin.
Kris Macoskey, QEP

Vice President
kmacoskey@cecinc.com

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Kris Macoskey
Mr. Macoskey is one of the leaders of CEC’s environmental practice with particular emphasis on air quality permitting and compliance. He has over 27 years of experience helping facilities manage their environmental regulatory compliance obligations. Mr. Macoskey has expertise in identifying compliance gaps, filling those gaps, developing programs, and providing training aimed at maintaining ongoing compliance. Mr. Macoskey is knowledgeable in federal and state environmental programs affecting industry and has special expertise in the area of air quality compliance and permitting.  He has managed projects ranging from simple construction permit applications to major New Source Review evaluations as well as ambient air and meteorological monitoring, dispersion modeling, human health risk assessment, and control technology evaluations. Project experience spans the oil and gas, manufacturing, electric utility, and waste management sectors. Mr. Macoskey has been a Qualified Environmental Professional with the Institute of Professional Environmental Practice since 1996. Mr. Macoskey can be contacted at 800-365-2324 or kmacoskey@cecinc.com.
Kerry Weichsel, P.E.

Assistant Project Manager
kweichsel@cecinc.com

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Ms. Weichsel is experienced in environmental practices and standards with a focus on air quality including criteria pollutant, hazardous air pollutant and greenhouse gas emissions estimation and reporting at state and federal levels, threshold modelling, toxic release inventory reporting, Title V permitting, state air permitting and exemptions, potential to emit calculations, ISO 14001 audits and implementation, and emission inventory verification. Ms. Weichsel is a licensed Professional Engineer in both Michigan and Pennsylvania.
Amber Isaac, P.E.

Project Manager II
aisaac@cecinc.com

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Ms. Isaac is a licensed professional engineer with over 13 years of experience in managing and executing work in air quality. Her technical expertise includes emissions calculations, permitting, air dispersion modeling, and air quality compliance. She has prepared air emission inventories, greenhouse gas inventories, toxic release inventories, and permit applications for utilities, landfills, and chemical manufacturers to comply with state and federal regulations. She has performed air dispersion modeling (AERMOD and CALPUFF) and prepared Air Quality Analysis reports in support of PSD permit applications and litigation support for utility and chemical industry. She has experience in various aspects of Process Safety Management including performing Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), developing Risk Management Plans, and completing off-site consequence analysis modeling (ALOHA, RMP*Comp, and MARPLOT). She also developed environmental management information systems for chemical manufacturers to manage their multimedia compliance requirements using web-based software.

Details

Start:
June 27
End:
June 30
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Website:
https://www.awma.org/ace2022