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1971 B.A., St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. Majors: Physics and Math.
1974 M.S., University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY. Major: Atmospheric Resources. Thesis Title: Inadvertent Thunderstorm Modification by an Urban Area.
1981 PhD, Univ. of Wyoming, Laramie, WY. Major: Atmos. Sci. Dissertation Title: An Observational Study of the Role of Cloud Top Entrainment in Cumulus Clouds.


1995- President-Quality Environmental Services
1993-98 Director-Indoor Environmental Quality Division, AE Associates, Greeley, CO. Responsibilities: My primary responsibility at AE Associates, Inc. was to establish a new Indoor Environmental Division of the company and to bring it to profitability. This division is now a profit center. It served the indoor environmental needs of both new and existing clients. In addition, it provided environmental consulting services to the Company staff.

1986-93 Supervisory Meteorologist, NOAA/ERL Boulder, CO.
Responsibilities: My primary responsibility at NOAA was to provide the scientific direction for a group of 10 scientists and 20 support personnel in the agency's Aerosol Research Section. During my tenure, the section grew from a small group of 7 people to a productive 30-member team. We investigated environmental issues that included global climate change, urban air pollution, Chernobyl fallout, Kuwait oil fire smoke, and the removal of man's pollution by clouds and precipitation. Our annual budget, was $2 million.

1985-86 Meteorologist, NOAA/ERL Boulder, CO.
Responsibilities: My primary responsibility at NOAA was to propose, plan, secure funding for, conduct, and publish the results from environmental research projects. During my tenure in this position, I developed a research aircraft capability to aid in our environmental projects. It remains the only aircraft devoted to studies of air pollution and air quality within NOAA.

1983-85 Research Fellow, Colorado Inst. for Res. in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO.
Responsibilities: My primary responsibility at CIRES was to conduct scientific research on environmental issues and to publish the results of this research in scientific journals. To satisfy this responsibility I obtained funding for several research projects, acted as the project manager for them, collected environmental data, synthesized findings, and published them.

1981-83 Post-Doctoral Research Associate, National Research Council, Boulder, CO.
Responsibilities: My primary responsibility at the National Research Council was to conduct basic scientific research on issues of interest in the atmosphere. While in this position, I conducted research on the physics of winter upslope storms along the Front Range of Colorado. This research resulted in the co-authorship of a "winter storms" chapter in a college meteorology textbook.

1977-81 Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY.

1974-77 Research Meteorologist, Montana Dept. of Natural Resources, Miles City, MT.
Responsibilities: My primary responsibility was to manage a raingage network installed to support the High Plains weather modification experiment. I coordinated and participated in the installation of the network, calibrated the equipment used in it, collected data from it, archived the data, and published scientific findings. 1972-74 Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY.


1980-81 National Weather Forecasting Contest, 2nd Place. Graduate Student Division.
1981-83 National Academy of Science NRC Post-Doctoral Research Associate.
1994 Qualified Environmental Professional, Air and Waste Mgmt. Association
1997 International Who's Who of Professionals

Air and Waste Management Association
American Institute of Architects
Am. Soc. of Heating, Ref., and Air Cond. Eng.
Building Owners and Managers Association
Nat. Assoc. for the Advancement of Sci.
Sigma Xi

Client List

AE Associates, Inc. - Greeley, CO
Americlaims, Inc. - Cheyenne, WY
Amerivest Properties, Inc. - Denver, CO
Arizona Sportsman, Inc. - Austin, TX
BMC Properties, LLC - Boulder, CO
Boulder Valley Pub. Schools - Boulder, CO
Burg & Eldredge - Englewood, CO
CEA Engineers Inc. - Las Vegas, NV
Center for People with Disabilities - Boulder, CO
Colo. Dept. of Health/Environment - Denver, CO
Colorado Altitude Training - Boulder, CO
Colorado School of Mines - Golden, CO
Custom Aire - Reno, NV
Discount Carpet Outlet - Boulder, CO
DustFree, Inc. - Royse City, TX
Environmental Dynamics Group - Princeton, NJ
E-Three, Incorporated - Reno, NV
Fremont School Dist. #21 - Ft. Washakie, WY
Gunbarrel Properties, LLC - Boulder, CO
Harrah's Casino - Shreveport - Shreveport, LA
Harrah's Casino - Kansas City - Kansas City, MO
Harrah's Casino - Joliet - Joliet, IL
Harrah's Casino - Showboat - East Chicago, IN
Hauser Chemical Research - Boulder, CO
Hewlett Packard, Incorporated - Greeley, CO
Hospitality Mgmt. Systems - Minnetonka, MN
Hyatt Regency - Lake Tahoe, NV
J.E. Shekell, Inc. - Evansville, IN
Johnson Controls, Inc.. - Lakewood, CO
Johnson Controls, Inc.. - Casper, WY
KRMA-TV - Denver, CO
Meca Marine, Inc. - Elgin, IL
New Horizons Credit Union - Denver, CO
Northern Colo. Ear, Nose, & Throat - Greeley, CO
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino - Peoria, IL
Park County School Dist. #6 - Cody, WY
Peebles Prosthetics - Lakewood, CO
PepProducts, Incorporated - Castle Rock, CO
PumpHouse Brewery - Longmont, CO
PureChoice, Incorporated - Edina, MN
Rawlins Dept. of Public Works - Rawlins, WY
Restruction Corporation - Sedalia, CO
Rocky Mt. Center Repro. Med. - Ft. Collins, CO
Sheridan Workplaces - Englewood, CO
State Farm Insurance - Greeley, CO
State Farm Insurance - Colorado Springs
Station Casinos - St. Charles, MO
Terra West Real Estate - Boulder, CO
The Gates Rubber Company - Denver, CO
The Mayfair Group - Muncie, IN
The Naropa University - Boulder, CO
TriState Gen. & Transmission - Westminster, CO
U.S. EPA - Denver, CO
Urban Design Group, Inc., - Denver, CO
Urbanek Heating & Air - Morris, IL
Vintage Corporation - Greeley, CO
Weld Co. School Dist. #6 - Windsor, CO
Wyoming Indian School - Ethete, WY


Books 1
Peer-Reviewed Scientific Journals 54
Proceedings, Reports, Letters, Other 20

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