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Melissa Smith
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EA's Mark Gutberlet, P.E., Appointed President of Mid-Atlantic Chapter of Solid Waste Association of North America

EA’s Mark Gutberlet, P.E., Appointed President of Mid-Atlantic Chapter of Solid Waste Association of North America

Hunt Valley, Maryland (31 October 2014)
EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc. (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 to serve a 1-year term as President of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA). The Mid-Atlantic Chapter includes Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia.

A Maryland licensed Professional Engineer, Mark has 20 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 landfill cell design, closure design, permitting, and construction management; geotechnical engineering; leachate management; landfill gas management; environmental monitoring; and operational support. He has served as Project Manager or Project Engineer on more than 25 solid waste design and permitting projects throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. A member of SWANA for 8 years, Mark has held increasingly demanding leadership positions at the local level including Director, Secretary, and Vice President, as well as serving on the Scholarship, Budget, and 2012 WASTECON Planning committees.

“We applaud Mark on his appointment as President of SWANA’s Mid-Atlantic Chapter,” stated Sarah Ridgway, P.E., Vice President. “SWANA provides a vital service by disseminating information, delivering continuing education opportunities, and supporting professional development and research programs. So, it is only appropriate that EA professional staff be actively involved as leaders of SWANA, helping to shape the future of solid waste management in this country.”

About the Solid Waste Association of North America

SWANA is a professional association with the mission of promoting environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste in North America and serves over 8,000 members from both the public and private sectors. For more than 50 years, SWANA has been the leading association in the solid waste management field. SWANA serves industry professionals with technical conferences, certifications, publications, and a large offering of technical training courses. For more information, visit www.swana.org.

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 400 professionals through a network of 23 offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 41 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.