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EA’s Mark Gutberlet, P.E., Appointed Chair of Baltimore County Solid Waste Management Citizens Review Committee
Hunt Valley, Maryland (2 May 2017)—EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA), a leading provider of interdisciplinary environmental services, announced today that Mark Gutberlet, P.E., Manager of the firm’s mid-Atlantic engineering group, was recently appointed as the Chair of Baltimore County’s Solid Waste Management Citizens Review Committee (SWMCRC) by the County Executive. The Committee is assisting the County as it drafts its next Ten-Year Solid Waste Management Plan, including providing input and recommendations to the County. The plan will cover the 2019–2028 period.
A Maryland-licensed Professional Engineer, Mark has 22 years of experience in solid waste management, providing practical solutions to the multitude of issues and challenges associated with the planning, design, construction, operation, closure, and post-closure care of today’s landfills. Over the course of his career, Mark has worked at numerous municipal solid waste management facilities providing engineering design, permitting, and construction management for landfills, compost facilities, convenience centers, landfill gas-to-energy projects, and site facilities; geotechnical engineering; leachate management; landfill gas management; environmental monitoring; and operational support. He has served in management and technical roles on more than 30 solid waste design and permitting projects throughout the region.
“We congratulate Mark on his appointment as Chair of the SWMCRC,” stated Sarah Ridgway, P.E., Vice President and Director of EA’s Facility Compliance and Engineering Business Unit. “Given his expertise in the field of solid waste management, Mark will prove to be a great resource for the County. His leadership and commitment very much reflects the ideals we seek to uphold as a Public Benefit Corporation.”
A licensed Professional Engineer in Maryland and Virginia, Mark earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Civil (Geotechnical) Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Mark has been a member of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) for 10 years, recently serving as President of SWANA’s Mid-Atlantic Chapter.
About EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
EA is a 100% ESOP-owned public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of public and private sector clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 450 professionals through a network of 25 commercial offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 43 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and judicious use of client resources. For more information about EA, visit www.eaest.com.