50 Maple Street Montrose, PA 18801

info@resourceem.com (877) 747 6699

Dawn Washo, P.G. | President

PA Licensed Professional Geologist (ASBOG Tested), NY PG, West Virginia LRS

Dawn co-founded RESOURCE in 2002 and is the Director of its geological and consulting groups. Dawn interacts with clients on simple and complex environmental remediation and regulatory projects. Prior to RESOURCE, Dawn held various technical positions in defense (PRC / Lockheed Martin) and private engineering and data companies specializing in productivity and data management software development. Dawn has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Lafayette College, Easton, PA and a Master of Science degree in geology from State University of New York, Binghamton, NY.

Dawn spends time with her family and enjoys golf, skiing, running, biking, swimming, and travel.

Jerome Washo, CHMM, REM | Vice President and Director of Operations

Jerry co-founded RESOURCE in 2002 and is responsible for client services, operations, and business development. Jerry is also working with RESOURCE’s Drone service business since becoming interested in drones and earning his FAA sUAS remote pilot’s license. Before RESOURCE, Jerry worked in the waste management industry as a labpack chemist and serving as the technical manager of two Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities (TSDF) in New York and Missouri. Jerry has a Bachelor of Science degree in biology (chemistry) from King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, PA.

Jerry is a family guy, a dedicated member of National Ski Patrol, and is passionate about a healthy lifestyle and the sport of triathlon.

Amy Lyden | Business Manager

Amy is responsible for accounting and administrative support at RESOURCE. With over 25 years of procurement, accounting, materials and business management experience, Amy specializes in contract negotiation and cost reduction.  Prior to RESOURCE, Amy held various materials positions in defense and manufacturing companies as well as accounting positions in private industry.  Amy grew up in Montrose and holds an Associate Degree in Procurement and Materials Management with an Accounting Minor from Sinclair Community College in Dayton, OH.

Amy loves spending time with her family and enjoys gardening, traveling and camping.

John Salinkas, G.I.T. | Senior Geological Specialist, Project Manager

John is a skilled geologist with experience in the environmental consulting industry with exceptional skills in the geotechnical and surveying fields who has joined RESOURCE in 2019.  John’s expertise is sample collection, site investigation and remediation pursuant of environmental due diligence.  John works closely with customers and subcontractors for remediation and reporting.  John received his Bachelor of Science in Geoscience with a concentration in Hydrogeology from Pennsylvania State University.

John enjoys running, hunting and spending time with his family.

Cole Mensch, CHMM | Senior Waste Specialist, Project Manager

Cole holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology (w/ Ecology concentration) from State University New York Oneonta. Cole completed training from the New England Tractor Trailer Training School in Bridgeport, CT earning his Class A CDL (tanker and hazmat endorsement) and is 40-hour HAZWOPER trained. Prior to RESOURCE, Cole worked as an environmental field service technician completing hazardous and non-hazardous remediation projects and spill response. Cole supports both RESOURCE waste and remediation business units.

Cole enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time in his adopted town of Montrose, PA.

Robin Harvey Business Administrator 

Robin joined RESOURCE in 2012 and excels at meticulously managing large data projects. Robin is responsible for maintaining extensive waste tracking reports as well as preparing regulatory forms for RESOURCE’s customers. Robin works closely with customers to coordinate operational requirements, expedite project completions and collaborate on remediation reports. Previously, Robin worked for over 15 years for a large industrial company performing hands on technical and safety functions.

Robin loves spending time with her daughter, running, camping and gardening.

Christian Mondi | Environmental Data and Systems Specialist

With an interest in engineering, Christian provides accurate field service for RESOURCE projects and has mastered the functions of all RESOURCE field instruments. Christian is skilled in Auto-CAD, RockWorks, ARCGIS, Trimble, Drone Deploy, and Pix4D software applications. Christian is responsible for software platform integration resulting in the generation of highly functional maps and diagrams for remediation, consulting, and advisory projects. Christian is a licensed FAA sUAS Remote Pilot and an integral part of our Drone division.

Outside of RESOURCE, Christian likes fishing, camping, hiking and woodworking.

Colin Hurrey, G.I.T. | Environmental Geological Specialist 

Colin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Temple University. His publications are in the fields of geophysics and geomorphology. Colin brings to the Resource team experience as a drilling and geophysics technician.  He is instrumental in GIS mapping and Geoprobe soil sampling systems. Colin is OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER trained.

Colin enjoys hunting, classic trucks, and metal fabrication.

Justin Wade | Environmental Technician

Justin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources Substainability Studies and minor in Business Administration from Paul Smith’s College, Paul Smiths, NY. Justin has experience with warehousing, business management and trucking.  Justin is a key member in our waste management and transportation team.

Justin enjoys the outdoors, beekeeping, and hanging out with friends.

Nicholas Dunnett | Environmental Water Quality Specialist

Nick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from State University of New York Binghamton. Prior to joining RESOURCE, Nick worked for Atlantic Testing Laboratories in soil testing, asbestos air monitoring, and lead abatement project monitoring. He holds certifications for both asbestos and lead inspections, OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER, and has extensive experience utilizing field instrumentation (YSI, Bascom Turner, Trimble). Through Nick’s interest in geology and RESOURCE’s commitment to cultivating an environment of continued education, Nick is pursuing his Professional Geology license. Nick is a member of the RESOURCE drone team.

Nick enjoys biking, hiking, and being outdoors.

Steven Bordengo | Environmental Health & Safety Technician

Steven graduated from Binghamton University with a Bachelors in Environmental Geology.  His prior experience in environmental consulting and sampling makes him a great help to our environmental team.  His main focus at RESOURCE is in the Health and Safety world, writing spill plans and hosting safety training seminars.

Steven enjoys fishing, hiking, snowboarding, and surfing.

Chelsie Souto | Environmental Analyst

Chelsie has a strong background in geophysics and engineering and is very interested in petroleum geology. She is a member of AAPG and is interested in pursuing her Professional Geologist license. She previously worked in materials testing and practiced standard sampling and testing procedures. Chelsie holds both her Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science degree in Geology from State University of New York, Binghamton, NY.

Chelsie enjoys spending time with her family and friends, hiking, camping, and traveling.

Michael Pettit | Environmental Chemist/Technician

Michael “Mike” holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Wilkes University. Prior to joining RESOURCE, he worked as a wet laboratory technician and chemist as well as the laboratory teaching assistant and organic chemistry supplemental instructor at Wilkes University. He has a strong background in laboratory methodology, organic and analytical chemistry and safety. He will lead the RESOURCE Safety team and be a part of the RESOURCE Water Quality team.

Mike enjoys the outdoors, farming, and spending time with family and friends.

Michael Cantarella | Environmental Technician

Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies from Hamilton College. Prior to joining RESOURCE, Michael worked as an environmental laboratory analyst, testing potable and non-potable water samples.

Outside of RESOURCE, Michael enjoys golf, spending time with friends and family, and being outdoors.

Jonathan Lyden | Data Technician

Jonathan works with RESOURCE data management group to transfer critical data in support of all environmental and waste projects.  Jonathan is pursuing his FAA private pilot license and is the youngest member of the RESOURCE drone team, recently receiving his FAA sUAS Remote pilot license.

Jonathan enjoys the outdoors, camping and hiking.  He is a member of the MAHS Marching Band, Cross Country and Track Team and a member of the Boy Scout Troop 92.

Sho Technology Solutions

Sho Technology Solutions, LLC | Technology Services Provider

Sho Technology Solutions, LLC provides RESOURCE all technology products and services.

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