SPRINGFIELD, MA…ISSUED APRIL 16, 2015… GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc., a leading environmental and geotechnical consulting firm, announces that Steve Riberdy of Wilbraham, Massachusetts has been promoted to Senior Technical Specialist in the Springfield office.
Riberdy has more than 14 years of experience as a wetland ecologist and wildlife and rare species specialist. His current work at GZA includes a variety of natural resource projects throughout southern New England, specifically focusing on the wetlands, flora and fauna of the region.
He has also designed and conducted many endangered species surveys as well as steered numerous rare species permitting and management planning projects.
Riberdy is a Professional Wetland Scientist, Certified Ecologist and Professional Soil Scientist; he holds an M.S. in Wetland Ecology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, a B.S. in Environmental Science/Biology from Westfield State University; and an A.S. in Environmental Science from Holyoke Community College.
“It is with pleasure that we announce Steve’s promotion to Senior Technical Specialist,” said William Hadge, President and CEO of GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. “His dedication to the industry, wide skill set and general commitment to excellence make him a valued member of the company.”