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Expert in Water Testing, Air Monitoring, Energy Research & Development

Expert ID: 725601 Kentucky, USA

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Expert has over 25 years of experience in managing and operating a network of CEMS for large electric utility. Established QA/QC programs, monitoring plans, reporting, and certifications. Worked with personnel in Washington DC (US EPA) on rules and was instrumental in making sure rule were based on good science.

Expert has worked with officials from US EPA on air issues related to mercury, testing and monitoring.

Expert worked to improve the quality of flue gas emissions for over 25 years- the primary air emission from coal-fired power generation facilities.

Expert has over 35 years of experience in fossil fuel fired electric energy generation field.

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Over 35 years of experience in water, wastewater and air pollution control equipment with the power generation industry. Analytical chemistry methods and regulations for air and water compliance.Served on national committees following the development of new regulations in both air and water environments.Served on Industry technical boards; Power Plant and Environmental Chemistry (ASME) President, Chair of Measurement Techniques Committee of UARG, Current Chair of Continuous Emission Monitor Program with the Electric Power Research Institute.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Cincinnati, Ohio - Lexington, Kentucky - Louisville, Kentucky

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Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1991 Degree: MBA Subject: Finance Institution: University of Kentucky
Year: 1972 Degree: BS Subject: Chemistry / Biology Institution: Union College

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2006 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Manager Research and Development Department: Generation Services Responsibilities: Manages R&D Program for EON-US (Generation, Environmental, Power Markets & End Use Efficiency). He represents EON-US interest on EON R&D Steering (International).
Years: 1996 to 2006 Employer: EON-US Title: Manager Environmental Compliance & System Laboratory Department: Generation Services Responsibilities: Manage compliance with water and air permits at all electric power generation stations. He directed activities for a system support group providing analytical services and testing in the area of environmental water, fuel, PCB, transformer oil testing, asbestos, and stack testing.
Years: 1978 to 1996 Employer: Kentucky Utilities Company Title: System Chief Chemist Department: Generation Engineering Responsibilities: Support plant chemistry laboratories on technical issues related to boiler water treatment and laboratory testing. Developed system laboratory to provide specialized testing to support plant operations.
Years: 1973 to 1978 Employer: Kentucky Utilities Company Title: Plant Chemist Department: Plant Operations Management Responsibilities: Developed chemistry and water treatment programs for a new electric power generating plant.
Years: 1972 to 1973 Employer: Kentucky Department of Health Title: Wastewater Inspector Department: Water Pollution Control Commission Responsibilities: Responsible for 5-county area for inspection (Bell, Leslie, Clay, Harlan and Knox Counties). Inspected major pollution control equipment and responded to water pollution emergencies.

Government Experience

Years Agency Role Description
Years: 1972 to 1973 Agency: Water Pollution Control Commission Role: Inspector Description: See work history

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2006 to Present Country / Region: UK, Germany, Europe Summary: Serves with international colleagues on research and development steering committee responsible for governance policy and portfolio of projects to support EON business units.

Additional Experience

Training / Seminars
Management skills and presentations.
Marketing Experience
The future of technology in the energy markets; including, renewable energy and traditional supply.
Other Relevant Experience
Microsoft Office: PowerPoint, Publisher, Word and Excel

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
French High school and college training, little use until recently.
German continue to work on this, conversational only

Fields of Expertise

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