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EBC Site Remediation and Redevelopment Program: Professional Life Lessons for the Ascending Professional

March 5, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
One Federal Street

Have you ever had a moment where you thought “I wish someone would have told me about this when I started!”?  The EBC Ascending Professionals and the EBC Site Remediation & Redevelopment Committees have joined forces to provide a presentation covering a range of topics revolving around professional life lessons.

Our speakers will provide first-hand experiences, lessons learned, and recommended best practices from topics including: communication, negotiation, health and safety, and professional development.  The seasoned experts will be prepared for questions following their presentations and look forward to providing advice for the future environmental professionals.  Our target audience is environmental professionals with less than 8-years’ experience.

Final Agenda – Site Remediation Program – Professional Life Lessons for the Ascending Professional

Presentations are posted to the Presentations section of the EBC website.



Program Chair:

  • Max Forsythe, Business Development Manager, US Ecology
  • David Foss, Senior Vice President – Principal Hydrogeologist, Wilcox & Barton, Inc.

Speaker Agenda:

Great Expectations

  • David Foss, Senior Vice President – Principal Hydrogeologist, Wilcox & Barton, Inc.

The Business of the Business

  • Kathleen Brill, Partner, Foley Hoag LLP

It’s Not Just About Being Technical

  • Patricia Pinto, Senior Vice President, Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc.

When Things Go Sideways

  • Amy Roth, PG, LSP, Associate Vice President, Wilcox & Barton, Inc.

Following the speaker presentations will be a moderated discussion.

Attendee List

Lindsey Aborn Wilcox & Barton, Inc. Project Geologist
Emily Balcom Tighe & Bond Staff Engineer
Zachary Bonin Coneco Engineers & Scientists Project Manager
James Bossange
Abby Brakenwagen AECOM Project Engineer
Santiago Camero Wilcox & Barton, Inc. Staff Scientist
Meghan Clifford SumCo Eco-Contracting, LLC Sr. Project Coordinator
Joe Corsello Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc. Project Manager
Alasdair Cunningham Charter Contracting Company, LLC (Charter) Assistant Project Manager
Laura Cunningham Boston University Graduate Student
Hugo DelRosso US Ecology Senior Account Executive
Elizabeth Desjardins Tighe & Bond Staff Engineer
Jim Georgantas Con-Test Analytical Laboratory Account Executive
Ashleigh Gilchrist Tighe & Bond Civil Engineer
Samantha Godin Fuss & O’Neill Project Manager
William Houldin Twin Elms Env Brokerage Producer
Chloé Lemonnier-Burling Ceteal Business Developer
Katie Loftus Coneco Engineers & Scientists Project Manager
Jennifer Monroe Resource Options, Inc. Marketing Associate
Brendan O’Brien Boston Water and Sewer Commission Project Director – Asset Management
Ryan Shea Boston Water and Sewer Engineer I – Construction
Michael Shea Resource Options Inc Account Manager
Catherine Sobchuk Sanborn Head Senior Project Engineer
Heather Stone SAGE Environmental
Flora Su GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Engineer I
Meghan Toft Wilcox & Barton, Inc. Project Engineer
Jeremiah Waite Tighe & Bond Civil Engineer

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