Sensitive Species Habitat Suitability Assessments; Sensitive Species Focused Surveys; Arborist Reports; Biological Resources Assessments; Botanical Inventories; Vegetation Mapping; Wetland Delineations
- Mid County Parkway, Riverside County, CA
- Riverside County General Plan, Riverside County, CA
- California High-Speed Rail Project, Bakersfield to Palmdale Segment, CA
- Eternal Hills Memorial Park, Oceanside, CA
- Lockheed Martin Solar, Palmdale, CA
- Vail Dam, Riverside County, CA
WHAT BOOKS WOULD YOU RECOMMEND?
South; Les Miserables; the Bible; the Book of Mormon; and The Peacegiver.
WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES?
Surf fishing, hiking, collecting rocks and crystal balls; and since my wife Amy has been working on a Masters in Art History, I have been enjoying visiting art museums, learning about Impressionism, and re-creating an iconic painting (American Gothic re-creation in photo).
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE VACATION SPOT?
Duck Creek on Cedar Mountain in Utah, the coast redwoods, or somewhere I haven’t been.
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE FOODS & DRINKS?
Lots of Indian food, gyros, enchiladas, jugo de maracuya, and mango lassi.
TELL US YOUR JOURNEY AND THE STEPS YOU TOOK TO CHOOSE YOUR CURRENT CAREER.
I studied botany as an undergraduate at BYU and botany and evolution at Claremont Graduate University, did research in genetics at the Smithsonian Institution, and then changed tracks and became a consultant.