EarthCon Consultants welcomes Mark Taylor as Senior Geologist.
19 July 2018
EarthCon Consultants is pleased to announce that Mark Taylor, RPG has joined the Company as a Senior Geologist. With this hire, Mr. Taylor further strengthens the continued expansion of our nationwide environmental expertise and Gulf Coast presence.
“Between the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and the Mississippi Department of Transportation, Mark has over 30 years of diversified regulatory experience and a substantial background with multiple aspects of environmental project management. His unique viewpoint and wealth of experience is going to be a strong asset to both EarthCon and our clients,” said Willie McKercher, Gulf Coast Operations Leader.
In his role, Mr. Taylor will be responsible for the supporting of our Mississippi operations as well as expanding EarthCon’s assessment/remediation service lines and developing new business opportunities nationwide. Mark brings a wealth of knowledge to the Assessment/Remediation sector. Mark comes to EarthCon with 30+ years of experience with 9 years working with MDOT and 21+ years at the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ). He most recently served as the Fuel Operations & Environmental for Systems Coordinator for MDOT. With MDOT, he has managed environmental projects for the Right-of-Way and provided oversight for maintenance facilities throughout Mississippi ensuring compliance with all applicable State and Federal regulations while still being a good steward of taxpayer funds. Mark’s years at MDEQ were spent guiding assessment and remediation efforts in the Underground Storage Tank Division administering the Mississippi Groundwater Protection Trust Fund and Compliance.