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Melissa Smith
EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.
11019 McCormick Road
Hunt Valley, MD 21031

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. Names Three New Vice Presidents

Hunt Valley, Maryland (17 September 2010)—EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. (EA), a leading provider of environmental, engineering, and program/construction management services, is proud to announce the appointment of three long-time employees as Vice Presidents: Christopher Canonica, P.E.; Paul Caprio, P.G.; and Brian Lesinski, CPEA, EMS-LA.

Christopher CanonicaChristopher Canonica, P.E., Vice President, is Profit Center Manager for EA’s New York operations and works in the firm’s Syracuse office. In addition to his office management responsibilities, he serves in both a project and program management capacity for a variety of commercial, municipal, and state and federal governmental agency clients. Chris, a 21-year veteran of the environmental consulting industry, began his career at EA in 2002 as a senior engineer. From the outset, Chris distinguished himself as a highly competent civil engineer and staff mentor, as well as an excellent account executive and operations manager. In 2006, he assumed leadership of EA’s New York operations and took on additional responsibility as Manager of Engineering Resources for EA’s Northeast business unit. Chris earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Syracuse University in 1989, and is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of New York.

Brian LesinskiPaul Caprio, P.G., Vice President, is EA’s National Service Line Program Manager (NSLPM) for Site Characterization and Remediation (SC&R) Services, based in EA’s Sparks, Maryland office. Prior to assuming his national program role, Paul served in a variety of management and technical positions. Most recently, he was EA’s Chief Geologist and Director of SC&R services. Earlier in his career, he was Profit Center Manager for EA’s mid-Atlantic SC&R unit. Paul joined EA in 1984, and has more than 30 years of experience in consulting and remedial construction, with particular expertise in the technical, policy, regulatory, and contractual aspects of hazardous, toxic, radioactive, and munitions response environmental services. He often leverages his experience to negotiate and implement complex strategies for investigation and cleanup efforts under a variety of contracting scenarios, including performance-based acquisitions. Paul holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Geology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), and is a registered Professional Geologist in Pennsylvania.

Brian LesinskiBrian Lesinski, CPEA, EMS-LA, Vice President, is EA’s NSLPM for Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Compliance Services. Brian has served EA in a variety of management and technical positions since joining the firm in 1999. Prior to taking on his national role, Brian managed EA’s New England operations from the firm’s office in Warwick, Rhode Island. Brian has more than 20 years of experience in consulting, with particular expertise in EHS regulatory compliance, policy, and strategic environmental management. He has leveraged his skills to increase EA’s visibility and success as a premier EHS compliance and management systems consultant. Brian holds a Master’s of Science degree in Natural Resources, and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Resource Development, both from the University of Rhode Island. He is a Certified Professional Environmental Auditor (CPEA) with the Board of Environmental Auditor Certification, and a certified Environmental Management Systems Lead Auditor (EMS-LA) with the Registration Accreditation Board – Quality Society of America.

In making today’s announcement, Ian MacFarlane, President and Chief Executive Officer said, “Chris, Paul, and Brian each possess unique blends of technical expertise, industry experience, and business acumen. These attributes, coupled with their long tenures with the firm and deep understanding of EA’s core values, enable them to efficiently harness the best of EA as they pursue client service.”

About EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.

EA provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 450 professionals through a network of 23 offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 37 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and relentless client advocacy. For more information about EA, visit http://www.eaest.com.