It give us great pleasure to announce a leadership change for the EBC Ocean and Coastal Resources Committee. Lisa Lefkovitz, Senior Research Scientist at Battelle, is taking over as the vice chair of the committee as Harlan Doliner steps down as the committee vice chair. Harlanwill continue to serve as a member of the leadership team for this committee.
Please join us in welcoming Lisa to this important position on the EBC Ocean and Coastal Resources Leadership team with committee chair Payson Whitney from ESS Group, Inc.
Lisa Lefkovitz, Senior Research Scientist
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Ms. Lefkovitz is currently a Senior Research Scientist with Battelle Memorial Institute. Her background is in environmental chemistry with more than 25 years of experience in the design and management of chemical and biological evaluations of sediments and dredged materials and the fate and transport of organic and inorganic contaminants in the environment. Ms. Lefkovitz serves as the Program Manager for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) New England District environmental services contract held by Battelle. Ms. Lefkovitz has managed numerous sediment related projects testing dredged material for suitability determinations for offshore sediment disposal, preparing NEPA documents to support dredging related activities, characterizing pre and post dredged conditions to determine the effectiveness of dredging as a remedial option and is actively involved in studies investigating the use of passive samplers for monitoring organic contaminants in aquatic environments. Ms. Lefkovitz is active in the Boston Post of SAME and serves on the Oceans and Coastal Resources Committee of the EBC of New England.