Mr. Hammermeister is a senior marine scientist with more than 20 years of experience as an environmental scientist with a background in environmental chemistry, water quality, and sediment science. Tim has managed contracts and individual projects in the US and internationally that have included site investigations, monitoring programs, dredge material characterizations, contaminated sediment studies, impact assessments, ecological and human health risk assessments, database development, and numerous data collection efforts. He has been responsible for developing and negotiating program strategies with clients, attorneys, and regulatory workgroups. Mr. Hammermeister earned his B. S. in environmental science, M.S. in Environmental Chemistry, and an MBA in finance and management.