At the February 28, 2009, Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions (MACC) Annual Environmental Conference in Worcester, Massachusetts, David Gorden of the URS Boston office was appointed to a one-year term on the MACC Board of Directors.
Dave is a Certified Soil Scientist and a Certified Wetland Scientist. Since 2000, Dave has worked with the Boston office as the environmental field team leader, specializing in complex field investigations; resource area delineations; and hazardous material response, remediation and removal activities. Most recently, he managed a project at a former ConocoPhillips facility in North Weymouth, Massachusetts.
Dave has been a member of his local conservation commission since 2003. He currently serves as Chair of the Association of Massachusetts Wetland Scientists’ Networking Committee. He formerly co-chaired the Environmental Business Council of New England’s Young Environmental Professionals Committee.
Dave is currently developing a networking group with MACC for conservation commissioners, agents and administrators; city, state and federal regulatory officials; and other environmental professionals. Their inaugural meeting is planned for April 21, 2009, in Lowell, Massachusetts.