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Environment and Realty

Environment and Realty Technical Service Team

We are pleased to offer our services and provide you with the latest in Environmental and Realty information and technology.

Here you will find important information about FHWA Environmental initiatives along with information on who to contact for training and assistance.

Who We Are …
The FHWA Resource Center Environment and Realty Technical Service Team (TST) is a team of subject matter experts with advanced knowledge and experience representing diverse natural, social science and engineering disciplines. The Environment and Realty TST is committed to enhancing FHWA's environmental and realty programs by providing an expert level of technical assistance and quality workshops, training and seminars to our customers and partners.

The TST Teams, Team Members and their corresponding specialties are listed below. For additional information or assistance on any subject, including those not listed, please contact the TST Manager or one of the Team Leaders.


Team Manager
Lisa Hanf

Environment and Realty Technical Service Team Manager
12300 West Dakota Avenue Suite 340
Lakewood, CO 80228
Ph: (720) 963-3210
lisa.hanf@dot.gov

Team MembersSpecialty Area(s)

NEPA Team  


Rodney Vaughn – Team Leader
Environmental Program Specialist
12300 West Dakota Avenue Suite 340
Lakewood, CO 80228
Ph: (720) 963-3238
rodney.vaughn@dot.gov


Complete Streets
Context Sensitive Solutions
Document Quality
Livability
NEPA Project Management


Rob Ayers
Environmental Program Specialist
4749 Lincoln Mall Drive Suite 600
Matteson, IL 60443
Ph: (708) 283-3509
rob.ayers@dot.gov


Linking Planning and NEPA (PEL)
Indirect and Cumulative Effects
NEPA Project Development
Facilitation/Dispute Resolution
Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
Section 4(f)

David Grachen
Team Leader / Lead Environmental Program Specialist
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 17T26
Atlanta, GA 30303
Ph: (404) 562-3668
david.grachen@dot.gov

Section 4(f)
NEPA Assignment
Federal requirements for Local Public Agencies (LPAs)
Environmental Commitments
NEPA Project Development
Tribal Consultation
Section 106

Keith Moore
Environmental Program Specialist
10 South Howard Street Suite 4000
Baltimore, MD 21201
Ph: (410) 962-0051
keith.moore@dot.gov

Community Impact Assessment
Context Sensitive Solutions
Environmental Justice
NEPA and Transportation Decision Making
Public Involvement
NHI Liaison

Mary Ann Rondinella
Environmental Program Specialist
12300 West Dakota Avenue Suite 340
Lakewood, CO 80228
Ph: (720) 963-3207
maryann.rondinella@dot.gov


Highway Traffic Noise
Hazardous Waste
NEPA Project Development
Indirect and Cumulative Impacts
Invasive Species and Roadside Vegetation

Stephanie Stoermer
Environmental Program Specialist/Archeologist
12300 West Dakota Avenue Suite 340
Lakewood, CO 80228
Ph: (720) 963-3218
Stephanie.Stoermer@dot.gov


Cultural Resources
Historic Preservation Laws /Section 106
Tribal Consultation and Coordination
NEPA Project Development
Document Quality
Environmental Justice
Community Impact Assessment

Human and Natural Ecosystems Team  


Kevin Moody – Team Leader
Ecologist
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 17T26
Atlanta, GA 30303
Ph: (404) 562-3618
kevin.moody@dot.gov

Climate Change and Sustainable Transportation
Eco-Logical Approach/Ecology
Health in Transportation
Natural Resources Management
Environmental Management Systems
Risk and Natural Hazards Management

Brian Smith
Ecologist
4749 Lincoln Mall Drive Suite 600
Matteson, IL 60443
Ph: (708) 283-3553
bsmith@dot.gov


Indirect and Cumulative Impacts Workshop
Natural Resource Coordination
Section 10/404 - Clean Water Act
Stormwater Management/Quality/Soil Erosion/Sediment Control
Wetlands/Stream Restoration, Mitigation Banking
Ecosystem / Watershed Approach


Brian Yanchik
Lead Ecologist
104 Spring Meadows Drive
Summerville, SC 29485
Ph: (443) 522-9446
brian.yanchik@dot.gov


Ecology and Transportation
Endangered Species Act - Section 7
Interagency Coordination and Cooperation
Programmatic Consultation
Water, aquatic resources, streams, floodplains
Wetland Functional Assessment

Realty Team  


Marshall Wainright – Team Leader
Team Leader
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 17T26
Atlanta, GA 30303
Ph: (404) 562-3692
marshall.wainright@dot.gov

Uniform Relocation Act
Outdoor Advertising and Junkyard Control
Federal Aid Appraisal Requirement
Advance and Hardship Acquisition
Relocation Assistance
Federal Requirements for Local Public Agencies (LPAs)

Chad A. Crawford
Realty Specialist
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 17T100
Atlanta, GA 30303
Ph: (404) 562-3673
chad.a.crawford@dot.gov


Uniform Relocation Act
Appraisal, Appraisal Review, and Appraisal Valuation


Michele Palicka
Realty Specialist
61 Forsyth Street, SW Suite 17T100
Atlanta, GA 30303
Ph: (404) 562-3918
michele.palicka@dot.gov


ROW and NEPA Linkage
Uniform Relocation Act
Federal Requirements for Local Public Agencies (LPAs)
Right of Way (ROW) Streamlining
ROW Property Management

Additional Resources  


Cindy Callahan
Environmental Specialist/Biologist
711 South Capitol Way Suite 501
Olympia, WA 98501
Ph: (360) 753-9078
Fax: (360) 753-9889
Cindy.callahan@dot.gov



Endangered Species Act
Hydroacoustics
Marine Mammal Protection Act


Tim Haugh
Environment Program Specialist
709 West 9th Room 851
Juneau, AK 99802
Ph: (907) 586-7430
Fax: 907-586-7420
tim.haugh@dot.gov


NEPA and Project Development Process
NEPA-related Process and Program Reviews
Categorical Exclusions
Section 106
Section 4(f)

Deborah Suciu-Smith
Environment Program Specialist / Archeologist
228 Walnut Street Room 508
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Ph: (717) 221-3785
Fax: (717) 221-3494
deborah.suciu.smith@dot.gov


Fiscal Constraint
NEPA and Project Development Process
NHPA/Section 106 Consultation/Tribal Consultation
Public Involvement/EJ
Section 4(f)

 

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