The SAME Environmental Community of Interest (ECOI) supports the SAME Strategic Plan of 2025. The ECOI will support and engage SAME Posts, DoD and Federal Agencies by providing members with a wide range of programs, activities, and information to enable them to stay on the forefront of environmental technologies, management and regulatory developments facing the A/E/C community and national security.  The ECOI is committed to creating opportunities and programs that facilitate meaningful relationships between leaders in industry and government, leading to increased collaboration and partnering.


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Read the interview with COI Chair Rick Wice, PG, on how the COI is keeping members up to date on developments in the environmental engineering and regulatory field and bringing government and industry together to collaborate on major environmental challenges facing the nation.

Read the interview on the SAME Bricks & Clicks blog

Community Chair

Rick Wice, PG
(412) 260-9694

Environmental Community Call

When: Third Wednesday of Every Month
Next Call: July 20, 2022 | 3:00 pm ET/12:00 pm PT

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US (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073 | US: +1 (571) 317-3129 | Access code:  453-765-925

Steering Committee

Outreach and Communications: Mr. Rick Gillespie (Regenesis )

Webinars and JETC: Jane Huber (EurofinsUS)

Regulatory Compliance: Judy Gallagher (AECOM)

Young Member Liaisons: Kayla Devault (USPHS) and Andrew Colvin (US Army)

Remediation Programs: Chris Hook, PE (Tetra Tech)

NEPA:  Jennifer Warf (AECOM)

Laboratory Services: Jim Carter, F.SAME (EmaxLabs)

Emerging Issues: William H. DiGuiseppi, PG (Jacobs)

Small Business Liaison: David Rose (Rose Consultants, LLC)

Post Outreach Liaison: Michael Hanlon (Sovereign Consulting Inc.)

Air Quality Issues: Massie Hatch President, MS Hatch Consulting



  • BRAC/Privatization
  • Munitions Response and Operational Range Sustainment
  • Environmental Management Systems (EMS)
  • Community Involvement
  • Analytical Environmental Testing/Data Quality
  • Environmental Information Systems/Geospatia

Upcoming Events

Environmental COI Monthly Call

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2022 | 3:00 PM ET

Format: GoTo Meeting Environmental COI

Or Dial By Phone: United States (Toll Free) 877-309-2073
United Sates: +1 (571) 317-3129
Access Code: 453-765-925