“Ability is important in our quest for success, but dependability is critical." - Zig Ziglar
I grew up in rural Northeastern Pennsylvania where I enjoyed playing all the sports I could as well as
driving our ATV on the many dirt roads around my home. I have a love for volleyball that developed in
high school but continues today through summer leagues and hopefully one day as a teacher of the
From a young age fishing and just being outside was a large part of my life, which led me to joining the
Envirothon Club as a freshman in high school. My team was fortunate enough to make it to the
Pennsylvania State Envirothon Competition and had a big part in developing my interest to take better
care of the environment.
My interest in engineering led me to Lafayette College where I started as a Mechanical Engineer until I
decided to turn my attention back to the environmental sciences. I found the geology program during
COVID. It was during my first geology course that I realized I wanted to purse my degree in
Environmental Geology. My enthusiasm lies within geologic processes, more specifically hydrogeology
After spending the summer between junior and senior year of college interning at the Susquehanna
County Conservation District, I learned a lot about rules and regulations associated with working in the
environment, as well as how they are enforced. I am excited to be applying my passion for geology and
solving problem at BSTI.
We love science and care deeply about the environment.
When we were young, we were curious about the natural world around us and couldn’t wait to uncover its many secrets.
Here we are, years later. We are problem solvers at the intersection of business and the environment.
This is where we belong.