Amanda Bisson – Office Administrator
Amanda Bisson is an Office Administrator on the St.Germain team. Amanda specializes in office management, editing, and report production and serves as the vital first line of communication for clients and the community. Prior to joining our team in 2011, Amanda worked as an administrative and project assistant for an international environmental consulting and engineering firm.
Anthony Ortiz – Senior Project Manager, Senior EHS Manager & Environmental Engineer
Anthony Ortiz joined the St.Germain team in 2013 as an Environmental Engineer, supporting both our Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Compliance and Environmental Assessment and Remediation teams by conducting soil and groundwater sampling, underground storage tank removal inspections, training, EHS compliance services, and more. More >>
Ava Lindberg – Accounting Assistant
Ava Lindberg is St.Germain’s Accounting Assistant. Ava oversees the company’s accounts payable and accounts receivable processes. She has a background in accounting as well as customer service and is a great addition to our team. In her spare time, she is a mentor for the Bonny Eagle Robotics Team (BERT 133).
Brian Bachmann, L.G., P.G. – Senior Project Manager & Senior Geologist
Brian Bachmann is a Geologist on the St.Germain team. Since 2001, his experience includes project management, soil and groundwater sampling, installation, operation and maintenance of soil and groundwater remediation systems, supervision of well drilling and construction operations, and underground storage tank removals. In addition to his work as field scientist, Mr. Bachmann has worked as an Engineering Technician performing various geotechnical tests in the laboratory and on site. More >>
Cheryl Ahearn – Director of Business Services and Accounting Manager
Cheryl Ahearn is the Director of Business Services and Accounting Manager. She has a strong background in accounting, with more 30 years of experience providing business accounting consulting services. Cheryl oversees all accounting functions at St.Germain including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll compilation, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.
Dolly is an American Staffordshire Terrier adopted from the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland in 2019. Though her owner is Sandy, she will roam from office to office, offering morale-boosting services in exchange for treats and belly rubs. Come afternoon zoomie time, she will resort to tossing her toy in the air and sprinting around the office, pounding the floor with a force that can knock coffee mugs off of nearby desks. PHOTO BY MINOR MOMENTS PHOTOGRAPHY
Donald McFadden, L.G. – Principal & Director of Environmental Services
Don McFadden directs the St.Germain Environmental Services team and manages Due Diligence projects. Don has specific expertise in assessing risk and liability associated with commercial and industrial real estate and in the interpretation of geologic, groundwater, and chemical data. Prior to joining St.Germain, Don owned and operated Black Point Environmental, LLC and was employed for more than 15 years by several successful consulting firms in Maine and Massachusetts. More >>
Ellen Rathbone – Project Manager & Regulatory Specialist
Ellen Rathbone is a Project Manager & Regulatory Specialist on the St.Germain team. In this capacity, Ellen researches environmental, fire and safety regulations specific to client projects and develops solutions to assist clients in maintaining and strengthening their compliance programs and permitting new facilities, including compliance management systems, web-based employee training programs, regulatory reporting, emergency plans, and state and local development permits. More >>
Erin Pike – Lender Services Manager, Project Manager & Environmental Scientist
Erin Pike is a scientist, Environmental Project Manager and Lender Services Manger on the St.Germain team. Since 2005, her experience includes groundwater monitoring and reporting, tank removals, soil removal supervision, installation of monitoring wells, and project management. Ms. Pike also manages Lender Services and is experienced in conducting desktop reviews, Transaction Screens, and Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) in accordance with ASTM standards at both commercial and rural, forested parcels. More >>
Grant Austin – Senior Project Manager & Environmental Scientist
Grant Austin has nearly 20 years of experience as an environmental scientist working with lenders, developers and other businesses to successfully complete more than 250 Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs) and numerous site remediation projects including governmental voluntary programs. As a Senior Project Manager and Environmental Scientist on the St.Germain team, Grant helps clients with ESAs, site remediation oversight, permitting and other environmental services. More >>
John Marchewka, L.G. – Senior Project Manager & Senior Environmental Geologist
John Marchewka has over 30 years of experience working in the environmental and geological consulting industry. He is a Senior Project Manager with the St.Germain team, with expertise in client support, regulatory negotiations, and strategic project planning. Mr. Marchewka has completed successful environmental assessments and remediation at many commercial and industrial facilities, including hazardous waste site compliance and investigation, aggregate recources permitting and assessment, and petroleum and hazardous substance tank closure and remediation. John is a Maine Licensed Geologist. More >>
Keith Taylor, L.G., P.G. – Technical Lead & Senior Environmental Geologist
Keith Taylor is a Senior Environmental Geologist on the St.Germain team, specializing in the interpretation of geologic, water quality and chemical data. Mr. Taylor has particular expertise in assessing risk, liability, and remedial options on contaminated properties. He also applies these skills to ground water supply exploration and water quality assessments. Mr. Taylor has been a consulting hydrogeologist since 1986, has an MS degree in geology, and is a Maine Licensed Geologist and New Hampshire Professional Geologist. More >>
Kristopher Plante – Environmental Scientist
Kris Plante is an Environmental Scientist helping St.Germain’s clients investigate and remediate environmental contamination at a variety of commercial and industrial sites. He performs Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments; underground storage tank (UST) closure assessments; and soil, groundwater, and vapor sampling. Prior to joining St.Germain, Kris worked as an Environmental Scientist at an environmental firm in Massachusetts. More >>
Libby Gorse – Environmental Health & Safety Specialist
Libby is a 2018 graduate of the University of Maine Civil Engineering program and has an undergraduate degree in Chemistry. She previously worked for a laboratory in Maine as a manufacturing chemist and chemical safety officer. Libby brings her understanding of assessing and developing appropriate health-related responses regarding chemical and product safety to the EHS team at St.Germain.
Mark St.Germain – President
Mark St.Germain is President of St.Germain, responsible for quality control, human resources and client satisfaction. Mark has extensive expertise managing multi-disciplined projects requiring environmental investigation, remediation and redevelopment. He has been designing and permitting waste management and material recovery facilities since the early 1990s and has served the petroleum industry since the late 1980s. More >>
Mike Rioux – Technical Lead & Senior Regulatory Specialist
Mike Rioux is Senior Regulatory Specialist at St.Germain and is also a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager. Working in the industrial sector and as an environmental consultant since 1992, Mike has considerable experience applying environmental regulations to industrial and commercial operations. More >>
Nicholas Barker – Environmental Scientist
Nicholas “Nick” Barker is an Environmental Scientist who will assist St.Germain’s clients by collecting soil, water and vapor samples; logging field data; reviewing and compiling data; and writing reports. Nick initially started here as a summer environmental intern and proved his capabilities on the Environmental and EHS (environmental, health and safety) teams.
Patrick Coughlin – Principal & Director of Engineering
Patrick Coughlin is a Principal and Director at St.Germain, specializing in creating comprehensive solutions for clients, from the design and permitting of commercial sites to Sentry EHS, our cloud-based compliance software. Patrick’s expertise over several decades includes compliance systems, energy and solid waste facilities, environmental site restoration, and due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. More >>
Patrick Gere, PE – Project Manager & Civil/Environmental Engineer
Patrick Gere has nearly a decade of experience designing land development projects; complying with environmental health and safety (EHS) regulations; and investigating and remediating contaminated sites. Patrick’s engineering experience includes developing site plans, specifications, cost estimates, and permitting documents to support commerical, residential, industrial and municipal clients, including solar array installations, community trails, and other projects. More >>
Paul Prescott – Senior Environmental Scientist
Paul Prescott has over 25 years of experience performing environmental investigations of various media including soil, groundwater, surface water and soil vapor. Mr. Prescott is a Senior Environmental Scientist on the St.Germain team and provides expertise in hazardous waste and petroleum site investigation and closure, closures of petroleum and hazardous substance tanks, vapor intrusion (VI) investigations and environmental due diligence. More >>
Peter Mohlin – Senior Project Manager
Peter Mohlin is a Senior Project Manager with experience in environmental and occupational safety & health compliance. He assists our clients with environmental management services including site inspections, chemical inventories, safety assessments, industrial hygiene evaluations, compliance reporting, and more. More >>
Randee McDonald – Office Administrator
Randee McDonald joins St.Germain as an Office Administrator after owning her own company for over ten years. She has a degree in Environmental Science and formerly performed Phase I and Phase II Site Assessments and UST closures. With her background in environmental consulting and business management, she is able to provide marketing and administrative support to the entire team at St.Germain.
Sandra J. Perry – Director of Environmental, Health & Safety Services
Sandy Perry has more than 25 years of regulatory compliance experience. She provides environmental, health and safety (EHS) compliance services to clients specific to wastewater, stormwater, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permitting, industrial pretreatment, oil pollution prevention, air emissions permitting and reporting, hazardous waste management, hazardous materials transportation, emergency planning, toxics use reduction, chemical facility anti-terrorism, and OSHA regulations. More >>
Thalia Harrington, EIT – Environmental Health & Safety Specialist
Thalia Harrington is an Environmental Health & Safety Specialist. Thalia works with clients on regulatory reporting; facility-specific plans; permitting and licensing; compliance assessments; onsite outsourcing; and other technical EHS support. In addition she identifies and updates client-specific compliance tasks in Sentry EHS, the online compliance software developed by St.Germain. Prior to joining St.Germain, Thalia was a Special Waste Environmental Analyst at Casella.