2016 Webinar Presenters

Mr. John Boll, Carus

John Boll, Carus

Mr. John Boll is currently the Technical Service Manager for the Carus Permanganates.  John has been with Carus for over 40 years, serving in a variety of sales and marketing positions.  The technical service department provides chemistry and applications customer support, including on-site lab testing and plant-scale start-up and trouble-shooting services. John earned his B.A in engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. He is a member of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) where he served as the AWWA, Illinois Section Chair from 1992 to 1993.

Dr. John Haselow, Redox Tech, LLC

Dr. John Haselow, Redox Tech, LLC

John Haselow received a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University in 1988. He has 27 years experience in the environmental field. From 1988 to 1995, Dr. Haselow was a research engineer/manager at the Savannah River National Laboratory in Aiken, South Carolina. In 1995, Dr. Haselow founded Redox Tech, a specialty environmental remediation company, which is headquartered in Cary, North Carolina. Dr. Haselow has been involved in over 1000 environmental remediation projects involving chemical oxidation, bioremediation, metals stabilization, and thermal recovery.

Mr. Steve Markesic, Redox Tech, LLC

Mr. Steve Markesic, Redox Tech, LLC

Mr. Markesic has a Geological Engineering degree and an MS in hydrogeology from the University of Waterloo. He is a manager at Redox Tech, LLC and has significant experience designing and managing various remediation projects. His experience includes using aerobic, anaerobic, and co-metabolic bioremediation, as well as in situ chemical oxidation. He has experience using a variety of different amendments including base and iron catalyzed persulfate, potassium and sodium permanganate, ABC, ABC+, and others. Mr. Markesic has extensive experience mapping, implementing, and assessing both pneumatic and hydraulic fracturing. His experience also includes estimating, designing and managing various hydrogeologic tests used for site assessment and remediation design. He has acted as a specific remediation technology specialist to asses in team development and knowledge. In addition, he has extensive experience with LNAPL modeling to determine recoverability, and estimate recoverable volumes, to assist in remedial designs.

Dr. Patrick J. Evans, Ph.D, CDM Smith

Dr. Patrick Evans, CDM Smith

Dr. Evans is a Vice President with CDM Smith in Bellevue, Washington and has 30 years of research and development experience in the areas of hazardous waste remediation, energy, drinking water treatment, and waste water treatment. Dr. Evans has been a Principal Investigator on numerous research projects including ones funded by the Department of Defense Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP), Department of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF), and the Water Research Foundation (WRF). His current research related to energy includes anaerobic membrane bioreactors, microbial fuel cells, biofuels, anaerobic digestion of food waste, and biomethane purification. He is the recipient of the Water Environment Federation McKee Award, and two Research Grand Awards and one Superior Achievement Award from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists. He is the author of over 40 publications and holds 4 patents. He received his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan and his M.S. degree in chemical engineering from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. He also completed postdoctoral research in environmental microbiology at New York University Medical Center.

Mr. Bruce K. Marvin, Geosyntec Consultants

Mr. Bruce Marvin, Geosyntec Consultants

Bruce K. Marvin P.E. (Principal, Geosyntec Consultants, Oakland, California) has 25 years of international civil engineering consulting experience in water treatment, environmental remediation and restoration strategy development, engineering and process design, and safety and quality systems. Mr. Marvin is a nationally recognized expert in the field of in-situ chemical oxidation (ISCO). He established industry best practices for ISCO, both directing and performing numerous pioneering projects involving ozone, permanganate, and persulfate. Mr. Marvin’s remediation experience also includes the design and operation of ex-situ bioreactor systems, in-situ chemical reduction, enhanced biological treatment, and monitored natural attenuation remedies; as well as other physical and thermal treatment processes. He has co-authored four Interstate Technology and Regulatory Cooperation guidance documents and is co-chair of the California Groundwater Resources Association Technical Committee.