Patricia Dean: Project Manager / Professional Geologist
Ms. Dean is a California Professional Geologist (P.G) who has nearly a decade of experience in the industry. She has a B.S. in Geology from the University of California, Riverside. Ms. Dean is well versed in all aspects of environmental assessment and environmental remediation. Ms. Dean came to The Reynolds Group by way of her work experience with larger firms, Arcadis and Delta Consultants.
Her versatility and great team collaborative work has made her a huge asset for fast-track construction projects where there is existing contamination and there is an urgency to build and to coordinate trades, especially developers, general contractors and graders. Ms. Dean has a great rapport with regulators and stays on the forefront of evolving regulations. She has managed TRG environmental teams during the environmental work in millions of dollars of construction projects under tight deadline situations. Ms. Dean is very familiar with risk-based closure processes. Her work experience with regulators includes many of the Water Boards, the DTSC, and local agencies like the Huntington Beach Fire Department.
Her team leadership includes all stages of work from budgeting to field work, report preparation, and regulatory and client interaction.
Ms. Dean has performed environmental assessment work using numerous drilling methods — hollow stem auger, sonic, air rotary, geoprobe, mud rotary, and CPT. She has also performed persulfate injections and high vacuum dual phase extraction pilot tests. She oversees numerous environmental remediation projects.