Todd A. Kimmell
Environmental Policy Analyst
Energy & Environmental Systems Department
- M.S., Environmental Science, George Washington University, 1982.
Current RoleEnvironmental Scientist and Policy Analyst, Principal Investigator.
CapabilitiesSolid/hazardous waste management; environmental compliance and remediation; infrastructure protection; chemical security; emergency management and response; water and energy programs.
- RCRA/CERCLA architect: Development and implementation of RCRA and CERCLA programs; Military Munitions Rule; Land Disposal Restrictions program; Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure and other test methods; state programs; permitting; listing/delisting.
- Environmental compliance/remediation: Developed first RCRA corrective action investigation and remediation guidance and training programs for EPA. Numerous RCRA/CERCLA compliance and remediation projects.
- National Academies: Chair and member on numerous committees overseeing Army demilitarization of chemical and conventional munitions and recovered chemical warfare material.
- Emergency management and homeland security: National-level urban response planning for terrorist and natural hazard events; emergency response exercise development and execution; development of chemical incident response sampling and analysis plans; analytical methods for emergency response; infrastructure protection; implementation of the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards for the Department of Homeland Security.
- Water and energy programs: Oil and gas production well contributions to hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico; power production issues during drought; water resource conservation and planning; water-energy relationships.