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OVERVIEW
CREDENTIALS
EXPERIENCE

DUTIES

Vice President

2006 - Present

Board of Directors

2000 - Present

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Waste Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering
Environmental Due Diligence

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Gardner has over 40 years’ experience at more than 200 facilities across the U.S. His work is primarily in solid waste engineering and related fields with a particular emphasis in siting, design, permitting, construction, operation, closure, and post-closure monitoring of solid waste management facilities including municipal, construction/demolition, industrial, and residual waste landfills. Mr. Gardner also specializes in environmental due diligence and forensic engineering services.

He is currently licensed to practice engineering in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Mr. Gardner holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

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ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

B.S. Civil Engineering, 1981 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

Professional Engineer

AL, CO, FL, GA, IN, MD, MI, MS, NC, OH, PA, SC, TN, TX, U.S. Virgin Islands, VA

Certification

The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

American Society of Civil Engineers (Treasurer, Pittsburgh Section 1981 to 1984)
National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

EMPLOYMENT RECORD

Smith Gardner Inc.

1996- Present

HDR Engineering, Inc.

1994 - 1996

Almes & Associates, Inc.

1986 - 1994

Fred C. Hart Associates, Inc.

1985 - 1986

STS D’Appolonia, Ltd.

1984 - 1985

D’Appolonia Consulting Engineers, Inc

1981 - 1984

Pittsburgh Testing Laboratory (summers)

1974 - 1981

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Smolenski, C.P., J. Gardner, and U. Dayal, October
1992,“Field Performance Evaluation of Synthetic Foam Daily Cover” presented at the Eight International Conference on Solid Waste Management and Secondary Materials, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 15-18, 1992.

Gardner, J., “Leachate Management through Minimization” presented at the Solid Waste Association of North America 34th Annual International Solid Waste Exposition, Portland, Oregon, September 23-26, 1996.