Lara Gertler, PHD

    • Areas of expertise: Air Permitting/Compliance, Environmental Management/Advocacy, CEQA/NEPA
    • Representative Industries: Non-Metallic Mineral Processing, Oil & Gas Production, Oil Refining & Chemical, Power Generation
    • Certifications: California Air Resources Board accredited AB32 GHG Lead Verifier with sector specialist accreditations in Oil and Gas Systems, Process Emissions, and Transactions.
    • Trade Associations: Air & Waste Management Association (AWMA)
    • Education: B.S. Civil Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
      M.S. Environmental Engineering, California Institute of Technology
      Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, California Institute of Technology
    • Hometown: St. Louis, MO
    • Personal Interest: I've always enjoyed playing musical instruments: piano, acoustic and electric guitar, oboe, trumpet, ukulele, drums, among others. My current project is an attempt to convert an acoustic drum set into an electronic set.
    Lara has over 10 years of air quality research experience, including particle- and gas-phase atmospheric sampling, chemical analysis techniques, management of extensive field studies, and handling of large databases.

    She has performed MACT compliance planning, air permitting, greenhouse gas emissions inventories and reporting, and Title V compliance analyses. She has extensive experience programming MS Excel and MS Access applications for data analysis and to assist in environmental compliance. Lara is accredited by the California Air Resources Board as a Lead Verifier under the AB32 greenhouse gas inventory program, with accreditations for refinery and electricity transactions sectors.

Lara Gertler, PHD
Office: 805-764-6014




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