SWCA Environmental Performance Group

Senior Staff

Senior Staff

SWCA Environmental Performance Group is a dedicated team of professionals that can help your organization reduce your impacts, reduce costs, increase revenues and reduce risks.

Richard Young, PE

Rich is the founder of EPG. He has over 20 years of environmental engineering, consulting and management experience working with municipal, private and federal clients on a broad range of environmental projects. Rich was formally a Senior Vice President and member of the Board of Directors for a large national environmental consulting firm. Rich's environmental engineering and business management background bring a unique perspective to sustainability planning. Rich specializes in management consultation, sustainability planning, eco-business strategies and program development, and employee engagement.

Andrew Hultgren, CE

Andy holds a Chemical Engineering Degree from Princeton University and has experience in product and process research and development, process engineering, and product scale-up for manufacturing. He also has experience in organic and fair trade products and merchandising. Andy specializes in eco-research, carbon and Ecological Footprint analysis, process evaluation, green product evaluation and development, and employee education.

Al Herson, JD, FAICP

Al is an environmental planer and attorney who specializes in climate change and sustainability issues. He is experienced in preparing climate change sections of CEQA and NEPA documents, and training clients in how to prepare these sections. He also is actively involved in developing responses to California's climate change regulatory program, which includes AB 32, SB 375 of 2008, and CEQA Guidelines for greenhouse gases.

David Morrow, AICP

Dave has worked in air quality measurement and planning for over 30 years. He has worked in a broad range of government and industry positions, and is currently a lead air quality specialist at SWCA. He has a broad understanding of climate change factors and effects, and is immersed in the science and art of finding solutions that help can simultaneously streamline processes, save money, and help the environment.

SWCA Environmental Performance Group Latest News

Zermatt EarthRight Certified

Jan. 5, 2009 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group helped Zermatt Resort achieve EarthRight Silver "Eco-Friendly Business" certification. Zermatt Resort is the first luxury resort in North America to achieve this certification. EarthRight Silver cer... Read More...

Sustainability Program Development

November 26, 2008 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group completed a baseline assessment and sustainability plan development program with REP Associates based in West Palm Beach, Florida. REP Associates is now poised to launch its full sustainability... Read More...

EPG Completes Rowland Hall-St. Mark's Footprint

November 12, 2008 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group completed a carbon footprint baseline assessment for Rowland Hall-St. Mark's school, including school energy consumption, bus services, staff commuting, student commuting, and school waste. Thi... Read More...