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Sarah L. Denton PG CHG CEM

Senior Associate
Work CA

Biography

Professional Summary:

  • 16+ years specializing in site characterization, litigation support, redevelopment strategies, Due Diligence, ESAs, remediation, auditing, and environmental permitting
  • Experienced professional in the following areas:
    • Property redevelopment (Brownfields, military, oil field, industrial)
    • NEPA/CEQA environmental screening, evaluation; and permitting
    • Risk assessment and litigation/trial support,
    • Habitat evaluation and biological resources management
  • Manager, Blackstone Specialty Environmental Team

Key Project Experience:

  • Oversees all phases of site redevelopment, including initial site characterization, agency negotiation, remediation design and implementation, and regulatory case closure
  • Experienced NEPA/CEQA evaluator, including Initial Studies preparation, Environmental Impact Reports, Environmental Impact Statements, Negative Declarations, and Mitigated Negative Declarations
  • Supported high-leverage litigation projects, including testimony preparation and presentation, trial strategy development, project file assessments, site characterizations
  • Additional project experience includes:
    • Site-specific data gathering, analysis, and reporting solutions to support statistical and risk analyses and site modeling
    • Site auditing and various permitting needs at all levels, including Title V air permitting, storm-water plans, and hazardous materials management planning
    • Biological and habitat impacts evaluation, mitigation, and monitoring for agency approval to facilitate project completion in accordance with applicable regulations

Education and Industry Credentials

  • Professional Geologist  – California Required Supplemental License
  • Certified Hydrogeologist – California
  • Certified Environmental Manager  – Nevada
  • 40-Hour OSHA Training, OSHA Site Supervisor Training, OSHA Trench and Shoring Supervisor

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