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                                  List of Preparers




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                                                                              8 List of Preparers

8.1           TVA Staff                                               contamination analysis, and hydro
                                                                      and fossil power plant engineering

D. Jane Awl                                           Larry G. Bray

Position:   Wetlands Biologist, Tennessee             Position:   Specialist, Navigation Economics,
            Valley Authority                                      Tennessee Valley Authority
Education:  M.S., Ecology; B.S., Biology and          Education:  M.A., Ph.D., Economics
            Environmental Science                     Background: 27 years of experience as
Background: 12 years of experience in                             Economist with TVA, currently
            wetlands assessment and                               with the Navigation Program in
            delineation                                           River Operations

Barry L. Barnard                                      Gerald E. Brooks
Position:   Specialist, Environmental                 Position:   Production Cost Studies
            Compliance Projects, Tennessee                        Specialist, Tennessee Valley
            Valley Authority                                      Authority
Education:  B.S., Chemical Engineering                Education:  M.A.T., Physics; B.S.,
Background: 32 years of experience in air                         Mathematics
            pollution compliance engineering,         Background: 24 years of experience in TVA
            permitting, and emissions                             power resource planning
            monitoring                                            (reliability and production cost
                                                                  studies); meteorologist in U.S. Air
John T. Baxter, Jr.                                               Force and TVA air quality
                                                                  program
Position:   Aquatic Biologist, Tennessee
            Valley Authority                          David W. Burch
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Zoology
                                                      Position:   Economist, Tennessee Valley
Background: 12 years of experience in aquatic
                                                                  Authority
            biology, 4 years of experience in
                                                      Education:  Ph.D., Food and Resource
            environmental review
                                                                  Economics; M.A. and B.A.,
                                                                  Economics and Political Science
J. Mark Boggs                                         Background: 29 years of experience in
Position:   Hydrologist, Tennessee Valley                         economic analysis, financial
            Authority                                             feasibility analysis, modeling,
Education:  M.S., Hydrology; B.S.,                                forecasting, and teaching
            Geophysics
Background: 29 years of experience in                 Edward E. C. Clebsch
            hydrologic investigation/analysis         Position:   Contract Botanist, Tennessee
            for environmental and engineering                     Valley Authority
            applications                              Education:  Ph.D., Botany and Soil Science;
                                                                  M.S., Botany and Zoology; A.B.,
Charles E. Bohac                                                  Botany and Geology
Position:   Water Supply Specialist,                  Background: 40 years of experience in teaching
            Tennessee Valley Authority                            and research, and serving as a
Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Civil                          consulting botanist and ecologist
            Engineering                                           in the Southeastern United States
Background: 28 years of experience in water
            resource investigations, water
            quality analysis, waste treatment
            and disposal system design,
            groundwater supply and


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Joseph L. Collins                                   Bridget Donaldson
Position:   Senior Heritage Botanist,               Position:   Terrestrial Zoologist Contractor,
            Tennessee Valley Authority                          Resource Stewardship,
Education:  Ph.D., Plant Taxonomy; B.S.,                        Tennessee Valley Authority
            General Biology                         Education:  M.S., Ecology and Evolutionary
Background: 26 years of experience in                           Biology; B.A., Ecological,
            environmental assessment and                        Populational, and Organismic
            NEPA compliance                                     Biology
                                                    Background: 8 years of experience in field
Evan Robertson Crews                                            biology; 2 years of experience in
                                                                writing terrestrial zoology input for
Position:   Watershed Representative,                           environmental reviews
            Resource Stewardship,
            Tennessee Valley Authority
                                                    Laura M. Duncan
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Environmental
            Science; B.S., Geology                  Position:   Watershed Representative,
Background: 3 years of experience as aquatic                    Tennessee Valley Authority
            monitoring contractor to TVA; 3         Education:  M.S., Urban and Regional
            years of experience in land                         Planning (minor in Environmental
            management and                                      Policy); B.S., Biology and Marine
            watershed/water quality                             Science (double major)
            improvement projects                    Background: 10 years of experience in water
                                                                resources field, with 5 years
Robert L Curtis, Jr.                                            focused on watershed planning

Position:   Shoreline Process Manager,
                                                    Don L. Dycus
            Tennessee Valley Authority
Education:  M.S., Wildlife Science; B.S.,           Position:   Program Manager, Environmental
            Biology                                             Policy and Strategy, Tennessee
Background: 30 years of experience in wildlife                  Valley Authority
            management, reservoir land              Education:  M.S. and B.S., Zoology
            planning, and reservoir shoreline       Background: Over 30 years of experience in
            permitting                                          monitoring and evaluating water
                                                                quality and aquatic biological
Chrisman A. Dager                                               conditions on TVA reservoirs.

Position:   Navigation Economist, Tennessee
                                                    Michael Eiffe
            Valley Authority
Education:  B.S. Business Administration,           Position:   Civil Engineer, Tennessee Valley
            M.B.A. Transportation                               Authority
Background: 30 years of experience in               Education:  M.E. and B.S., Civil and
            transportation planning and                         Environmental Engineering
            operations, with the past 9 years       Background: 23 years of experience in
            at TVA in Navigation Economic                       hydrologic, hydraulic, and
            Analysis                                            environmental engineering

Melvin B. Dean
Position:   Computer Technician–GIS,
            Tennessee Valley Authority
Education:  A.S., Civil Engineering
            Technology
Background: 23 years of experience in mapping
            and GIS work


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                                                 Reservoir Operations Study – Final Programmatic EIS
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Charles B. Feagans, P.E.                              Sidney Eugene Gibson
Position:   Senior Manager, Operations                Position:   Manager, Water Supply and
            Management, Electric Systems                          Special Projects, Tennessee
            Operation, Tennessee Valley                           Valley Authority
            Authority                                 Education:  B.S., Engineering Science and
Education:  M.S., M.B.A., and B.S., Civil                         Mechanics
            Engineering                               Background: 30 years of experience in
Background: 23 years of experience in                             engineering and integrated
            hydrogeneration studies and                           resource management
            power operations
                                                      Juan E. Gonzalez
Nancy D. Fraley                                       Position:   Economic Forecasting Manager,
Position:   Natural Areas Coordinator,                            Tennessee Valley Authority
            Resource Stewardship,                     Education:  A.B.D. and M.A., Economics;
            Tennessee Valley Authority                            B.A., Economics, Political
Education:  M.S., Botany                                          Science, and Mathematics
Background: 12 years of experience in                 Background: 30 years of experience in
            terrestrial vegetation assessment,                    economic modeling, forecasting,
                                                                  and analysis relating to economic
            rare plant inventory, and
            environmental education; 6 years                      development, corporate and
            of experience in management of                        power resource planning, water
                                                                  resources and associated
            invasive exotic plants
                                                                  commerce, and environmental
                                                                  assessment
R. Lee Fuller
Position:   Risk Management Specialist,               H. Morgan Goranflo, Jr., P.E.
            Tennessee Valley Authority
                                                      Position:   Manager, River Operations,
Education:  M.S., Engineering; B.S., Biological                   Tennessee Valley Authority
            Sciences; A.A., Engineering               Education:  M.S. and B.S., Civil Engineering
Background: 7 years of experience in power            Background: 30 years of experience in
            plant operations; 6 years of                          hydropower and reservoir system
            experience in computer system                         planning and operations
            design and maintenance for
            power system applications; 10
                                                      Ella Christina Guinn
            years of experience in industrial
            and power plant environmental             Position:   Natural Areas Contractor,
            regulations and control                               Resource Stewardship,
            technologies; 3 years of                              Tennessee Valley Authority
            experience in power system                Education:  M.S., Geography; B.A.,
            analysis and risk management                          Geography
                                                      Background: 9 years of experience in land use
Kenneth D. Gardner                                                analysis, interpretation, and
                                                                  planning
Position:   Aquatic Biologist, Tennessee
            Valley Authority
                                                      James Hagerman
Education:  M.S., Wildlife and Fisheries
            Science; B.S., Wildlife and               Position:   Environmental Engineer,
            Fisheries Science                                     Tennessee Valley Authority
Background: 13 years of experience in                 Education:  B.S. and M.S., Agricultural
            environmental assessment                              Engineering; registered
                                                                  professional engineer
                                                      Background: 13 years of experience in nonpoint
                                                                  source pollution and water quality



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J. Hollis Hart, Jr.                                   John J. Jenkinson
Position:   Risk Management Specialist,               Position:   Senior Mollusk Biologist,
            Tennessee Valley Authority                            Tennessee Valley Authority
Education:  M.B.A., Finance; B.S., Electrical         Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Zoology
            Engineering                               Background: 24 years of experience in aquatic
Background: 8 years of experience in electric                     life and aquatic endangered
            utility industry (electric system                     species impact assessment
            operations, distribution project
            management, commercial                    Donald L. Kachelman
            marketing, and generation
            resource planning)                        Position:   Chemical Engineer, Tennessee
                                                                  Valley Authority
Jason C. Hartsell                                     Education:  B.S., Chemical Engineering
                                                      Background: 22 years of experience, including
Position:   Chemical Engineer, Tennessee                          10 years in air quality compliance,
            Valley Authority                                      emissions inventories, and permit
Education:  B.S., Chemical Engineering                            applications
Background: 2 years of experience in air quality
            compliance, emissions                     Jimmie J. Kelsoe
            inventories, and power plant
            permit applications                       Position:   Environmental Scientist,
                                                                  Tennessee Valley Authority
Travis Hill Henry                                     Education:  B.S., Chemistry and Mathematics
                                                      Background: 25 years of experience in
Position:   Senior Terrestrial Zoologist,                         agronomic research, including 6
            Tennessee Valley Authority                            years of experience in NEPA
Education:  M.S., Zoology; B.S., Wildlife                         reviews
            Biology
Background: 12 years of experience in                 Robin E. Kirsch
            environmental review and
            zoological investigations                 Position:   Project Manager, Special Studies
                                                      Education:  B.S. Mechanical Engineering
Gary D. Hickman                                       Background: 8 years of experience in nuclear
                                                                  power plant engineering and 12
Position:   Manager, Projects and Services,                       years of experience in reservoir
            Tennessee Valley Authority                            operations
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Zoology
Background: 30 years of experience in aquatic         M. Carolyn Koroa
            ecology, with emphasis on fish
            community assessment and                  Position:   Geographic Analyst, Tennessee
            development of indices to                             Valley Authority
            measure environmental quality             Education:  B.A., M.S., Geography
                                                      Background: 13 years of experience as
Mark K. Hill                                                      Geographer and Spatial Analyst,
                                                                  7 years at TVA with the
Position:   Specialist, Production                                Navigation Program
            Technology, Tennessee Valley
            Authority                                 Susan Lauver
Education:  B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Background: 20 years of experience in                 Position:   Senior Manager, Strategic
            electrical power generation                           Communications, Tennessee
            technology evaluation                                 Valley Authority
                                                      Education:  M.P.A., Public Administration;
                                                                  B.S., Communications
                                                      Background: 24 years of experience in public
                                                                  relations and public participation


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Katherine F. Lindquist, P. E.                         Background: 34 years of experience with TVA
                                                                  as Economist/Information
Position:   Manager, Hydrothermal Team,
                                                                  Systems Analyst/Programmer
            River Scheduling, Tennessee
            Valley Authority
                                                      Norris A. Nielsen
Education:  M.S., Civil Engineering/
            Environmental Hydraulics; B.S.,           Position:   Project Manager, Environmental
            Civil Engineering                                     Technology, Tennessee Valley
Background: 24 years of experience in water                       Authority
            quality                                   Education:  M.S. and B.S., Meteorology
                                                      Background: 30 years of experience in applied
Jack Don Lokey                                                    meteorology, including input to
                                                                  and review of NEPA documents
Position:   Environmental Engineer,
            Tennessee Valley Authority
                                                      David T. Nye
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Chemical
            Engineering                               Position:   Project Manager, Reservoir
Background: 27 years of experience in                             Operations Study
            environmental engineering,                Education:  B.S., Civil Engineering
            focused on air quality compliance,        Background: 30 years of experience in nuclear,
            emissions inventories, and permit                     fossil, and hydropower design,
            applications                                          maintenance, and operations

Jason Michael Mitchell                                William Oldland
Position:   Contract Terrestrial Zoologist,           Position:   Medical Entomologist, Tennessee
            Resource Stewardship,                                 Valley Authority
            Tennessee Valley Authority                Education:  M.S., Entomology; B.S., Wildlife
Education:  M.P.A., Environmental Policy;                         Biology
            B.S., Wildlife and Fisheries              Background: 12 years of experience in
            Science                                               entomology
Background: Natural resource management
            with emphasis on endangered               Esther Sullivan Parish
            species, including 3 years with
            state wildlife agency and 6 years         Position:   Geographic Analyst, Tennessee
            performing zoological assessment                      Valley Authority
            for federal land management               Education:  M.S., Geography; B.S., Geology
            organizations                                         and Geophysics
                                                      Background: 8 years of experience in
Jeffrey Wayne Munsey                                              geographic and environmental
                                                                  data analysis
Position:   Civil Engineer (Dam Safety),
            Tennessee Valley Authority
                                                      William J. Parkhurst
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Geophysics
Background: 18 years of experience in                 Position:   Senior Specialist, Tennessee
            geophysical and geological                            Valley Authority
            studies and investigations,               Education:  M.S., Environmental Health; B.S.,
            including applications to                             Biology/Earth Sciences
            environmental assessments                 Background: 29 years of experience in air
                                                                  quality monitoring, data analysis,
C. Michael Murphree                                               and air quality research
Position:    Economist/Statistician, Tennessee
             Valley Authority
Education:   B.S. Statistics, M.A. Economics




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Ralph M. Perhac, Jr.                                               regional resources management
                                                                   training and environmental impact
Position:   Economist, Tennessee Valley
                                                                   assessment
            Authority
Education:  Ph.D., Philosophy; M.B.A. and
                                                     Peggy W. Shute
            B.S., Economics
Background: 7 years of experience as an              Position:   Manager, Heritage Resources,
            economist, 10 years of experience                    Tennessee Valley Authority
            in environmental research and            Education:  M.S., Zoology; B. A., Biology
            review                                   Background: 16 years of experience in
                                                                 environmental review
Ralph L. Porter, Jr.
Position:   Landscape Architect–Principal,           Shandon N. Smith
            Tennessee Valley Authority               Position:   Atmospheric Analyst, Tennessee
Education:  B.L.A., Landscape Architecture                       Valley Authority
Background: 34 years of experience in land           Education:  B.S., Professional Geography
            planning and site design for             Background: 1 year of experience in GIS
            institutional, recreational, and                     mapping and processing involving
            industrial development, including                    spatial air quality information
            7 years in environmental review of
            visual and aesthetic resources           Ramona C. Sumner

William H. Redmond                                   Position:   Risk Management Specialist,
                                                                 Tennessee Valley Authority
Position:   Manager, Resource Services,              Education:  M.B.A., and B.S., Mathematics
            Tennessee Valley Authority               Background: 8 years of experience in risk
Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Zoology                       management
Background: 28 years of experience as a
            professional zoologist; 23 years of      Roger Tankersley, Jr.
            experience in supervision and
            management                               Position:   Senior Scientist/Geographer,
                                                                 Tennessee Valley Authority
Andrew J. Sanislo                                    Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Geography
                                                     Background: 11 years of experience in spatial
Position:   Risk Management Specialist,                          environmental analyses,
            Tennessee Valley Authority                           particularly biogeographic
Education:  M.B.A., Finance; M.E. and B.S.,                      analyses
            Nuclear Engineering
Background: 2 years of experience in power           Ken Tennessen
            generation planning, financial
            analysis, and forecasting; 20            Position:   Medical Entomologist, Tennessee
            years of power industry                              Valley Authority (retired)
            experience in project                    Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S, Entomology
            management, nuclear core                 Background: 27 years of experience in
            design, fuel engineering and                         entomology, 17 years of
            manufacturing, and operations                        experience in medical entomology
            support; 6 years in the U.S. Air
            Force

Linda B. Shipp
Position:   Senior NEPA Specialist, River
            Operations
Education:  Ph.D., Botany; M.S., Ecology
Background: 25 years of experience in
            environmental and integrated

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Lois I. Threlkeld                                     Carolyn Leigh Wells
Position:   Manager, Business Process                 Position:   Biologist/Botanist, Tennessee
            Analysis, Tennessee Valley                            Valley Authority
            Authority                                 Education:  Ph.D., Botany; B.A., Biology
Education:  M.S., Industrial Engineering; B.S.,       Background: 4 years of experience in managing
            Civil Engineering; A.B., Chemistry                    sensitive botanical resources and
Background: 26 years of experience in                             preparing technical input to
            engineering and business                              environmental review documents
            positions at TVA
                                                      Lucritia D. White
Charles R. Tichy
                                                      Position:   Risk Management Specialist,
Position:   Historic Architect, Resource                          Tennessee Valley Authority
            Stewardship, Tennessee Valley             Education:  M.S., Engineering Management;
            Authority                                             B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Education:  B.S., Architecture; M.A., Historic        Background: 12 years of experience in electric
            Preservation                                          utility operations, including system
Background: 34 years of experience in historic                    dispatching, generation plan
            preservation and restoration, and                     development, coal-fired operation,
            historic structures review under                      and maintenance processes
            the National Historic Preservation
            Act                                       Joel E. Williams
                                                      Position:   Assistant Project Manager,
Christopher D. Ungate
                                                                  Reservoir Operations Study
Position:   Manager, Generation Resource              Education:  M.P.A., Public Administration;
            Planning, Tennessee Valley                            B.S., Geology
            Authority                                 Background: 20 years of experience in remote
Education:  M.B.A.; M.S. and B.S., Civil                          sensing, land and shoreline
            Engineering                                           management, and watershed
Background: 4 years of experience in                              restoration
            generation planning; 2 years of
            experience in hydro operations; 4         Cassandra L. Wylie
            years of experience in reservoir
            operations planning; 5 years of           Position:   Project Manager, Environmental
            experience in watershed                               Technology, Tennessee Valley
            management; 3 years of                                Authority
            experience in corporate planning;         Education:  M.S., Forestry and Statistics; B.S.,
            and 10 years of experience in                         Forestry
            engineering testing and modeling          Background: 16 years of experience in
                                                                  atmospheric modeling and air
David H. Webb                                                     quality analysis

Position: Biologist - Aquatic Plants, Tennessee
              Valley Authority
Education: Ph.D., Botany; M.S., Zoology; B.S.,
              Biology
Background: 25 years of experience with TVA
              in aquatic plant management and
              support studies




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8.2         TVA Consultants

Todd M. Ahlman                                      C. Shane Boring
Position:   Archaeologist, The Louis Berger         Position:   Environmental Scientist,
            Group, River System Operations                      Kleinschmidt Associates
            & Environment, Inc.                     Education:  M.S., Ecology; B.S., Biology
Education:  Ph.D., M.A., and B.A.,                  Background: 5 years of experience at the
            Anthropology                                        academic research level on a
Background: 13 years of experience in                           wide range of wildlife and fisheries
            archaeological resource                             resource-related issues; 1 year of
            management                                          experience at the state regulatory
                                                                level
Karen Argonza
                                                    Heather Ann Cabral
Position:   Production Manager/Technical
            Editor, ENTRIX, Inc.                    Position:   GIS Analyst, Applied
Education:  B.A., Journalism                                    Geographics, Inc.
Background: 16 years of experience in project       Education:  B.S., Geography
            coordination, technical writing,        Background: 3 years of experience using GIS,
            and project management                              providing data analysis, data
                                                                conversion, data development,
Robert Mathew Baumgartner                                       and mapping for municipal
                                                                services, environmental
Position:   Managing Consultant, PA                             management issues, and
            Government Services, Inc.                           transportation services
Education:  Ph.D., M.S., and B.S., Sociology
Background: 21 years of experience in social        Lee E. Carbonneau
            science research in the consulting
            industry                                Position:   Senior Scientist, Normandeau
                                                                Associates, Inc.
John C. Bergstrom                                   Education:  M.S., Wildlife Ecology; B.S.,
                                                                Forest Biology
Position:   Professor, The University of            Background: 21 years of experience in
            Georgia, Athens                                     terrestrial and wetland inventory,
Education:  Ph.D. and M.S., Agricultural                        assessment, and habitat
            Economics; B.S., Resource                           restoration
            Management
Background: 20 years of experience in applied       Matthew D. Chan
            research related to the economics
            of natural resource and                 Position:   Senior Scientist, Normandeau
            environmental policy and                            Associates, Inc.
            management                              Education:  Ph.D., Fisheries Science; M.S.
                                                                and B.A., Biology
David B. Blankenhorn, R.G.                          Background: 1 year of experience as fisheries
                                                                biologist; 1 year of experience as
Position:   Senior Project                                      senior scientist for aquatic
            Geologist/Engineer, ENTRIX, Inc.                    resource studies, specializing in
Education:  M.S., Civil Engineering; B.S.,                      instream flow issues
            Applied Earth Science
Background: 8 years of experience in
            hydrogeology/hydrology




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Jon M. Christensen                                    Education:  Ph.D., Wildlife/Natural Resource
                                                                  Planning; M.A., English; B.A.,
Position:   Senior Licensing Coordinator and
                                                                  General Studies
            Economist, Kleinschmidt
            Associates                                Background: 31 years of experience in natural
                                                                  resource planning and studies of
Education:  B.A., Economics
                                                                  the ecology of North American
Background: 16 years of experience in                             biota
            economic and recreation studies
            and environmental assessments
                                                      Albert S. Garlo
Eileen F. Dessaso                                     Position:   Senior Wetland Scientist,
                                                                  Normandeau Associates, Inc.
Position:   Senior Project Coordinator,
                                                      Education:  M.S., Forestry Genetics; B.S.,
            ENTRIX, Inc.
                                                                  Forestry
Education:  IPM Certification (in progress);
                                                      Background: 25 years of experience in forestry,
            CEQA, NEPA Workshops; Partial
                                                                  wetlands, and environmental
            Degree, Library Science
                                                                  assessment projects
Background: 10 years of experience in
            coordinating reservoir and
                                                      Jimmy Groton
            hydroelectric facilities,
            transmission lines, natural gas           Position:   Environmental Scientist, Science
            pipelines, and power plant                            Applications International
            projects                                              Corporation
                                                      Education:  M.S., Forestry; B.S., Natural
Bruce A. DiGennaro                                                Resources
                                                      Background: 23 years of experience in natural
Position:   Senior Planner, Kleinschmidt
            Associates                                            resource management and
                                                                  environmental impact
Education:  B.S., Environmental Planning and
                                                                  assessment; 13 years of
            Management
                                                                  experience in NEPA compliance
Background: 18 years of experience in                             and wetlands ecology,
            recreation studies and analyses                       management, and restoration
            for water and energy projects
                                                      Richard K. Grady
Erik Dilts
                                                      Position:   Executive Vice President, Applied
Position:   Senior Staff Scientist, ENTRIX,                       Geographics, Inc.
            Inc.
                                                      Education:  M.B.A., Management; B.S.,
Education:  M.S., Forest Resources (Fisheries                     Resource Economics
            Biology); B.S., Biology
                                                      Background: 25 years of experience in
Background: 3 years of experience in                              computer mapping, systems
            environmental resource reporting                      integration, and GIS
            and NEPA documentation
                                                      Ernest B. Griggs
Jennifer Q. Dow
                                                      Position:   Assistant Project Manager, PB
Position:   Licensing Coordinator,                                Power, Inc.
            Kleinschmidt Associates
                                                      Education:  B.S., Management
Education:  B.S., Business Management;
                                                      Background: 30 years of experience in bulk
            A.S., Legal Secretarial
                                                                  power (hydro) generation and
Background: General administrative and                            transmission
            legislative research

Patrick Fairbairn
Position:    Natural Resources Planner,
             Normandeau Associates, Inc.


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Amy H. Haas                                      Deborah Joy
Position:   GIS Analyst, Applied                 Position:   Archaeologist, Legacy Research
            Geographics, Inc.                                Associates, Inc.
Education:  B.S., Earth Sciences                 Education:  M.A., Native American History;
Background: 4 years of experience in                         B.A., Anthropology
            environmental sciences and GIS       Background: 22 years of experience in
                                                             archaeology; 18 years of
Melissa Hetrick                                              experience in cultural resource
                                                             management
Position:   Assistant Staff Environmental
            Scientist, ENTRIX, Inc.
                                                 Nancy Ellen Keene
Education:  B.S., Integrative Biology
Background: 3 years of experience in             Position:   Wetlands Biologist, ADECCO
            environmental impact assessment                  Technical
            and environmental policy and         Education:  Ph.D., Ecology; M.Ed., Outdoor
            permitting                                       Education; B.S., Biology
                                                 Background: 11 years of experience in
Gale Hoffnagle                                               teaching, researching, and
                                                             performing environmental
Position:   Senior Vice President and                        assessments
            Technical Director, TRC
            Environmental Corporation
                                                 Carrie Koenig
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Meteorology
Background: 34 years of experience in air        Position:   Consultant Analyst, PA
            quality consulting                               Government Services, Inc.
                                                 Education:  B.B.A., Business Management
Paul M. Jakus                                                and Marketing
                                                 Background: 5 years of experience in survey
Position:   Associate Professor, Utah State                  research
            University
Education:  Ph.D., Economics; M.Sc. and          Thomas Kokx
            B.Sc., Agricultural and Natural
            Resource Economics                   Position:   Principal, Thomas Kokx
Background: Faculty member at University of                  Associates
            Tennessee with extensive             Education:  B.S., Landscape Architecture
            experience in trip response          Background: 30 years of experience in visual
            modeling in the TVA region                       resource inventory, assessment,
                                                             and management
Angela Johnson
                                                 Karl Krcma
Position:   Biologist, Science Applications
            International Corporation            Position:   Supervising Engineer, Parson
Education:  B.S., Biology                                    Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Background: 5 years of experience in             Education:  B.S., Agricultural Engineering
            ecological risk assessment and       Background: 23 years of experience in ports,
            wildlife biology                                 waterways, and marine facilities

Margaret W. (Peg) Johnson
Position:   Supervising Planner, Associate
            Vice President, Parsons
            Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Education:  M.S., Economics; B.A., English
Background: 24 years of experience in ports
            and waterway planning and
            economic analysis


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Donald Kretchmer                                      Dennis Magee
Position:   Senior Water Resources Scientist,         Position:   Vice President, Normandeau
            Normandeau Associates, Inc.                           Associates, Inc.
Education:  M.S., Water Resources                     Education:  M.S., Botany/Forestry; B.S.,
            Management; B.S., Natural                             Zoology/Wildlife
            Resources                                 Background: 31 years of experience in
Background: 22 years of experience in water                       managing a wide range of
            resources planning and                                environmental assessment
            management                                            projects

Gabriela Landau-Gabbai                                Richard Masters, P.E.
Position:   GIS Analyst, Applied                      Position:   Director of Engineering,
            Geographics, Inc.                                     Normandeau Associates, Inc.
Education:  M.S., Urban and Regional                  Education:  M.A., Environmental Planning;
            Planning; B.A., Geography                             B.S., Civil Engineering
Background: 1 year of experience in urban             Background: 22 years of experience in
            planning; 2 years of experience in                    environmental planning and water
            GIS                                                   resources engineering

Paul Leonard                                          Ian K. McDonough
Position:   Senior Project Manager, ENTRIX,           Position:   Economics Graduate Student,
            Inc.                                                  Utah State University
Education:  M.S., Fisheries Science/Statistics;       Education:  B.Sc., Information Systems
            B.S., Aquatic Science/Biology             Background: Expertise in developing and
Background: 20 years of experience in                             maintaining electronic databases
            managing and performing
            environmental assessments                 Bryce Mochrie
            related to hydroelectric power and
            other water resource development          Position:   Senior Principal Engineer, PB
            projects                                              Power, Inc.
                                                      Education:  M.S. and B.S., Civil Engineering
Elisa Aylin Lewallen                                  Background: 25 years of experience in
                                                                  addressing the structural aspects
Position:   Project Scientist, ENTRIX, Inc.                       of dam design, stability, and
Education:  M.S., Environmental Science;                          safety
            M.P.A., Public Affairs; B.S.,
            Natural Resources                         April Montgomery
Background: 6 years of experience in
            watershed assessments, water              Position:   Preservation Planner, Legacy
            quality monitoring, stream                            Research Associates, Inc.
            assessments, endangered                   Education:  M.A., Urban and Regional
            species surveys, and                                  Planning; B.A., History
            environmental permitting                  Background: 5 years of experience in historic
                                                                  preservation planning
Joan Lynn
                                                      Marcia B. Montgomery
Position:   President, egret, inc.
Education:  6 years of undergraduate studies          Position:   Project Historian, ENTRIX, Inc.
            in Latin and Greek                        Education:  M.A. and B.A., History
Background: 20 years of experience in writing         Background: 12 years of experience in historic
            and editing environmental                             research for environmental
            documents                                             compliance




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Ash Morgan                                          Cindy Potter
Position:   Senior Staff Scientist, ENTRIX,         Position:   Document Coordinator, ENTRIX,
            Inc.                                                Inc.
Education:  Ph.D. and M.A., Economics; B.A.,        Education:  B.A., Liberal Arts
            Accounting and Finance                  Background: 6 years of experience in public
Background: 5 years of experience in economic                   outreach and coordinating
            modeling and analysis                               production of environmental
                                                                documents
Nicholas Nitka
                                                    Paul W. Rasmussen
Position:   Consultant Analyst, PA
            Government Services, Inc.               Position:   Statistician, Wisconsin
Education:  B.S., Marketing                                     Department of Natural Resources
Background: 5 years of experience in managing       Education:  M.S., Statistics; M.S. and B.A.,
            large-scale surveys for                             Biology
            government and private clients          Background: 22 years of experience in
                                                                environmental and biomedical
Kelly O’Brien                                                   statistics
Position:   Staff Recreation Analyst/Planner,
                                                    Pamela R. Rathbun
            Kleinschmidt Associates
Education:  M.S., Resource Economics;               Position:   Principal Consultant, PA
            B.S.S., Environmental Policy                        Government Services, Inc.
Background: 3 years of experience in survey         Education:  M.S., Sociology (Research and
            research and statistical                            Analysis); B.S., Rural Sociology
            applications; 8 years of                Background: 20 years of experience in
            experience in the recreation                        designing and conducting survey
            industry                                            research for clients in the public
                                                                and private sectors
Kimberly R. Peace
                                                    John Robinson
Position:   Wetlands Scientist, Normandeau
            Associates, Inc.                        Position:   Senior Project Manager, ENTRIX,
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Marine Science                       Inc.
Background: 8 years of experience in the field      Education:  Masters Studies in Urban Design
            of environmental consulting,                        and Economics; B. Arch.,
            including wetlands delineation and                  Architecture
            mitigation, endangered species          Background: 33 years of experience in energy
            surveys, NEPA compliance and                        facility development, permitting,
            EIS preparation                                     and environmental performance
                                                                evaluation (NEPA compliance) for
Marcia L. (Marty) Phillips                                      thermal, nuclear, combustion
                                                                turbine, pipeline, transmission
Position:   Senior Resource Economist,                          line, and alternative energy
            Kleinschmidt Associates                             facilities
Education:  M.S., Agricultural and Resource
            Economics; B.S., Natural                Barbara Rosensteel
            Resources; A.A., Liberal Arts
Background: 15 years of experience in               Position:   Wetlands Biologist, ADECCO
            resource economics and survey                       Technical
            research in the field of outdoor        Education:  M.S. and B.S., Environmental
            recreation                                          Science
                                                    Background: 14 years of experience in
                                                                wetlands assessment and
                                                                delineation



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Jeffrey G. Royal                                                    geochemist, civil engineer,
                                                                    environmental scientist,
Position:   Archaeologist, Legacy Research
                                                                    environmental engineer, and
            Associates, Inc.
                                                                    project manager
Education:  Ph.D., M.A., and B.A.,
            Anthropology; B.A., Economics
                                                      William W. Wade
Background: 12 years of experience in
            archaeological research, analysis,        Position:   President, Energy and Water
            and publication                                       Economics
                                                      Education:  Ph.D., Agricultural and Resource
Cynthia Audrey Saine                                              Economics; M.S., Agricultural and
                                                                  Resource Economics; B.S.,
Position:   Senior GIS Analyst, Applied                           English
            Geographics, Inc.
                                                      Background: 30 years of experience in
Education:  B.A., Economics and                                   conducting regional economic
            Environmental Science                                 impact analyses and resource
Background: 8 years of experience in GIS                          economic analyses

John Shuman                                           Calvin Wenzel
Position:   Senior Water Resources Planner,           Position:   Wildlife Ecologist, Science
            Kleinschmidt Associates                               Applications International
Education:  Ph.D., Environmental Science;                         Corporation
            B.A., Biology                             Education:  B.S., Biology
Background: 20 years of experience in                 Background: 28 years of experience in NEPA
            fisheries, aquatic ecology,                           compliance, natural resource
            reservoir limnology, environmental                    management, and environmental
            science, and watershed planning                       impact assessment

Heidi K. Singletary                                   Jennifer West
Position:   Senior GIS Analyst/Project                Position:   Soil Scientist, Normandeau
            Manager, Applied Geographics,                         Associates, Inc.
            Inc.                                      Education:  M.S., Plant Science; B.S., Natural
Education:  M.S. and B.S., Environmental                          Resource Management
            Science                                   Background: 17 years of experience in
Background: 5 years of experience in data                         environmental consulting,
            development and mapping with                          including permitting, site review,
            GIS                                                   and mapping of soils and
                                                                  wetlands
Theresa Tennant
Position:   Administrative Assistant, PA              Shirley Marie Williamson
            Government Services, Inc.                 Position:   Project Manager, PB Power, Inc.
Background: 1 year of experience in                   Education:  M.S., Civil Engineering; B.S., Civil
            administration in a survey                            Engineering
            research firm                             Background: 22 years of experience in water
                                                                  resources projects and hydrologic
Daniel R. Tormey                                                  analyses
Position:   Senior Management Consultant,
            ENTRIX, Inc.
Education:  Ph.D., Geology and
            Geochemistry; B.S., Civil
            Engineering; B.S., Geology
Background: 14 years of experience as a
            hydrologist, geologist,


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Roberta Willis                                   Bryan Zent
Position:   Senior Consultant, ENTRIX, Inc.      Position:   Consultant, PA Government
Education:  M.S., Ecology/Forestry; B.S.,                    Services, Inc.
            Landscape Design/Biology             Education:  M.A., Industrial/Organizational
Background: 25 years managing and                            Psychology; B.S., Psychology
            performing environmental             Background: 8 years of experience in survey
            assessments related to                           design, data collection, data
            environmental planning and                       management, and data analysis
            natural resource programs and
            projects


Michael W. Wright
Position:   Senior Management Consultant,
            Water Resources, ENTRIX, Inc.
Education:  M.A. and B.A., Geography
Background: 32 years of experience in NEPA
            assessments for major water
            resource management and
            infrastructure projects




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