Principal Environmental Systems Engineer/Department Head
Energy & Environmental Systems Department
- Ph.D., Environmental Engineering and Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan, 2008.
Current RoleEnvironmental Policy Analyst and Sustainable Systems Engineer.
CapabilitiesDevelopment of interdisciplinary solutions that combine engineering, finance, and policy to solve complex environmental challenges; expertise in developing tools for cost-benefit analysis, multi-media probabilistic environmental models, and life cycle analysis to inform energy and environmental policy.
- Principal investigator: Life cycle analysis and water analysis for geothermal power generation and for conventional and shale gas production technologies.
- Developer/manager: Life cycle land use analysis for utility-scale solar technologies; sustainability support and environmental sustainability reporting; low-impact development and green infrastructure.