Kurt Neunherz, BIE (Applied), Business Leader, Site Assessment and Remediation

Hemmera is pleased to announce the additional of our newest member of Yukon’s leadership team: Kurt Neunherz.

Kurt is a Senior Environmental Scientist and Business Leader at Hemmera with over 17 years of experience managing contaminated sites, environmental site assessments, Plan of Restoration (POR) development, remediation of soil and groundwater, emergency spill response, regulatory permitting, and managing short-term and long-term liability for clients. Kurt has a strong understanding of the regulatory process in Yukon, including representing clients at regulatory meetings and assisting them through the permitting and Yukon Environmental and Socio Economic Assessment Board process.

Michael Muller, M.Sc., P.Biol., R.P.Bio., Business Leader, Northern Projects

Please join us in congratulating Michael Muller who is now Hemmera’s Business Leader, Northern Projects.

Michael brings our clients more than 20 years of project and regulatory experience completing projects in Northern Canada. Throughout his career, Michael has developed detailed insight into and intimate knowledge of the assessment process in Yukon. In addition to designing and implementing baseline programs, writing effects assessments, and reviewing hundreds of project proposals, Michael has also either led or supervised the development of proponent guidance outlining proposal information requirements.

Michael has supported assessments on behalf of proponents, assessment organizations, and governments for a wide range of projects in the mining, petroleum, energy, municipal infrastructure, and contaminated sites sectors. He has participated in local and regional programs to collect baseline data, engaged in community consultation, analyzed assessment findings, and produced proposal documentation in support of assessment and regulatory processes.

Claire Lewis, P.Eng., Business Leader, Vancouver Island Projects

Hemmera is pleased to announce that Claire Lewis is now Hemmera’s Business Leader of Vancouver Island Projects.

Claire is a professional engineer with 18 years of experience in environmental investigation and management, contaminated sites remediation and redevelopment, engineering design, and solid waste management. Claire’s project experience includes working on more than 400 industrial, municipal, commercial, and private properties in BC and Ontario. Frequently managing multiple concurrent projects for a client, Claire has a demonstrated ability to coordinate large and diverse project teams, identify and respond to client needs and risks, manage internal and external communications, and identify opportunities for shared value between projects. She has also served as the lead technical engineer for several large remediation and solid waste management projects, overseeing concept design, detailed specifications, tendering, construction activities, and final inspections.