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EBC Site Remediation and Redevelopment Webinar: Risk Communication – “Best Practices” and Tips

January 12, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
375 Harvard Street

This EBC Site Remediation and Redevelopment webinar will present an overview of Risk Communication “Best Practices” and practice tips from a variety of presenters, each with a different perspective.  All practitioners, regardless of their background, career stage, work setting, or experience, will learn from the presenting experts.  In addition, attendees will be able to interact with the presenters and others during this webinar to discuss their own experiences or professional needs. [Note: this is a new program on Risk Communication, different from the session held in 2019.]

A robust panel discussion with the audience will conclude the webinar.

Massachusetts Licensed Site Professional (LSP) Technical Credit: This webinar was approved by the Massachusetts LSP Board for 2.0 hours of technical credit. Contact EBC with any questions.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (2.5 training contact hours). Certificates are automatically provided via email link for registered attendees at the conclusion of the webinar.

Final Agenda – Site Remediation Webinar – Risk Communication – Best Practices

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



Program Chairs:

  • David G. Austin, LSP, LEP, PG, Associate Vice President, AECOM
  • Michelle N. O’Brien, Partner, Pierce Atwood LLP

Speaker Agenda:

Best Practices for Risk Communication

  • Shannon Gleason, PE, Project Manager / Technical Specialist, AECOM

Best Practices in Risk Communication from a Legal View

  • Earl W. Phillips, Jr., Esquire, Partner, Robinson & Cole LLP

Effective Risk Communication: Creating Trust and Connecting with Audiences

  • Janet Keating-Connolly, LSP, Principal Scientist, Arcadis

Tips for Effective Risk Communication in an Environmental Justice Community

  • Carol de Groot Bois, M.P.H., LSP, President, Bois Consulting Co., Inc.

Moderated Discussion

Attendee List

Russ Abell Sanborn, Head & Associates Inc. Senior Vice President
Marylou Armstrong BETA Group, Inc. LSP, SVP
Malcolm Beeler Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc. Team Leader
Kathleen Brill Foley Hoag LLP Partner
Heidi Caprood Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc. Project Manager
Guy Dalton GZA Associate Principal, Office Manager
Hugo DelRosso US Ecology Senior Account Executive
Nikki Delude Roy GeoInsight Sr Consultant/VP
Kate Dilawari Haley & Aldrich, Inc. Senior Client Leader
Jennifer Griffith NEWMOA Project Manager
Larry Kahrs Tetra Tech, Inc. Vice President
Heather Kekac Van Oppen & Co 2 Business Marketing Developer
Daron Kurkjian Weston & Sampson Senior Project Manager
Christine LeBlanc East Coast Engineering, Inc. Principal
Pete Long Heritage Environmental Strategic Account Manager
Alistair Macdonald Golder Associates Inc. Principal
Todd Mahler Clean Earth Inc. General Manager
Ron Marnicio Tetra Tech, Inc. Risk Assessment Discipline Lead
Raimundo Matos AECOM Senior Project Manager
David Michel CGA State Rep.
Gina Panik Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc. Engineer
Michael Paonessa EnviroVantage, Inc. Director of Remediation
Donald Pomeroy Terracon Regional Environmental Manager/Office Manager
David Quelle Soil Solutions, LLC President
Chuck Raymond Weston & Sampson Director of Communications
Joseph Roman GEI Consultants, Inc. Environmental Division Manager
Amy Roth Wilcox & Barton, Inc. Associate Vice President
Spence Smith Jacobs Principal Technologist/PM
Dan Walsh W. L. French Excavating Corporation Principal
Steve Zemba Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc. Project Director


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