• Matthew Lowrance
    Matthew Lowrance
    Matthew Lowrance

    Matthew Lowrance

    CEO & Co-Founder
    Matthew has over 8 years of environmental experience in both the public and private sectors. His areas of specialty include ecology, environmental site assessment, stormwater management, regulatory compliance, and construction project management. Matthew has conducted investigations at petroleum-contaminated sites, evaluated the effects of agricultural pesticides on Salmonid health, and participated in a variety of community and educational outreach programs. Additionally, for three years he worked for the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality as a Natural Resource Specialist. His close working relationships with clients, as well as with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies, enable him to address the concerns of all parties in framing solutions to environmental problems.
  • Joel Migliaccio
    Joel Migliaccio
    Joel Migliaccio

    Joel Migliaccio

    COO & Co-Founder
    Joel oversees day-to-day management of the company’s field operations with a primary focus on the Radon and HDD Divisions. Joel led the growth and development of each service division at Environmental Works, inspiring a culture of hard work and the philosophy of getting the job done right.
     
    His 15 years of experience as a construction project manager, general contractor and environmental scientist brings a perfect blend of expertise that puts the service quality at Environmental Works above the rest.
     
    He received his Masters of Science in Environmental Science and Resources from Portland State University in 2007. His areas of technical expertise include radon measurement and mitigation, sustainable building practices, storm water management, and freshwater ecology. Joel is certified for radon measurement and mitigation through the National Environmental Health Organization’s – National Radon Proficiency Program (NEHA-NRPP) and has installed more radon mitigation systems throughout the Portland Metro Area than we can count. 
  • Andrea
    Andrea "Andie" Smith
    Andrea

    Andrea "Andie" Smith

    Office & HR Manager

    ANDIE
    Andie, our HR, Office & Drill Manager is our mama bear around the office – keeping us on our toes when required and giving us love when needed. Her contagious smile keeps everyone happy and her willingness to go the extra mile demonstrates her kind and loving spirit. In the 5+ years that she’s been with EWorks she’s been able to help create and grow the culture that our company is known for – work hard, play hard. The knowledge she possesses and her willingness to adapt in any situation keeps our employees and customers coming back for more. 
    When Andrea isn’t in the office, she enjoys spending time with those closest to her, including her husband, their 5 children and her 2 darling chihuahuas. She’s excitedly awaiting the arrival of her first grandchild (a baby girl!) due December 2020 changing her nickname from “Andie” to “Grandie”!


    Favorite Quote / Life Moto: "Be who you are and be that well."
    Nicknames: Andie, mama, sis, sunshine
    What is your favorite drink?: Coffee is my first love. Vodka/Soda is a close 2nd!
  • Samantha  Tamtreng
    Samantha Tamtreng
    Samantha  Tamtreng

    Samantha Tamtreng

    Operations Manager
    Samantha, AKA “The Enforcer” works as our Operations Manager overseeing the overall process and performance in each of our departments. She started here as a customer service representative and quickly showed her natural ability to communicate with patience and empathy. Her leadership skills then earned her the role of Customer Service Manager which she embraced whole-heartedly.  This paired with her eagerness to think outside the box, bring fresh perspectives, and her capability to embrace the Job Done Right mentality merited her latest promotion, Operations Manager.
    She’s a proud Oregon native and can’t see living anywhere else – but will happily travel the world one vacation at a time! When not at work you can find her spending time with her husband and three kids or close-knit circle of friends. She prides herself on having the most organized cupboards around!

    Favorite color: Sunshine yellow.
    Fun Fact: I’m really superstitious and I hold my breath and make a wish every time I go through a tunnel.
    Something cool: I bet I can beat you at pop-a-shot!
     
  • Cassandra  Chombeau
    Cassandra Chombeau
    Cassandra  Chombeau

    Cassandra Chombeau

    Marketing & Business Development Director
  • Hannah  Morse
    Hannah Morse
    Hannah  Morse

    Hannah Morse

    Accounting Manager
  • Leah  Snider
    Leah Snider
    Leah  Snider

    Leah Snider

    Accounting
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  • Ace  Risley
    Ace Risley
    Ace  Risley

    Ace Risley

    Customer Care Specialist
    Ace is a born and raised Oregonian with a passion for natural sciences, plants, and people. She grew up wandering, swimming, and fishing in the backwoods of the Pacific Northwest. She continued her education with these passions in mind and obtained her degree in Environmental Science, where she graduated with multiple recognitions. She has about 8 years of experience in the field, including working as an environmental technician doing stormwater management, botany for the USFS, and habitat restoration in the Portland Area. She has also been an adult and children’s science educator for multiple nonprofits!
    In her spare time Ace hikes, creates many forms of art, continues her lifelong journey of learning about science, and volunteers doing farm work and freelance botany for local community members. Working for EWorks is a dream for her because she gets to work in an interdisciplinary profession-- where science meets helping people! She also enjoys working with so many other outdoor and science enthusiasts. Currently, Ace serves as our Radon Project Coordinator and a Customer Care Specialist! 
     
  • Karley Soprito
    Karley Soprito
    Karley Soprito

    Karley Soprito

    Customer Care Specialist
    Karley moved to Oregon from Southern California back in 2005. She’s the youngest in the family with two older brothers. Karley was raised in Oregon but stays connected to her roots in California. From an early age Karley found a love for sports; volleyball in particular. She played Club Volleyball for 14 years and Varsity Volleyball in high school as well as Basketball. Karley is now coaching club volleyball in her free time.
    After high school Karley completed EMT school with the goal of fulfilling her lifelong plan to become a firefighter. When she’s not at work, Karley can be found with her friends and family wakeboarding, camping, traveling, and searching for live music to enjoy. You’ll usually find her on a lake or a motocross track with one of her two dogs nearby. 
     
  • Jin Park
    Jin Park
    Jin Park

    Jin Park

    Project Geologist
    Jin Park is a registered/licensed geologist and hydrogeologist with about 21 years of
    environmental,  groundwater  resource  and  geotechnical  consulting  experience  working
    throughout the  Pacific  Northwest,  Alaska  and  Texas.  He  has  developed and completed a  broad  range  of
    projects such including  geologic and hydrogeologic characterizations;   Phase I, II, and III Environmental  Site
    Assessments, Characterizations and Remedial Actions, Risk-Based  Evaluations  (RBE),  Remedial
    Investigation/Feasibility  Studies  (RI/FS), remediation  systems designs, and more.   His  roles
    also include environmental department management, project scoping, cost estimating, project management, technical evaluations, data analyses, report writing, staff oversight and more.

    He  has  extensive  field  experience  with  supervising  heating oil tank (HOT) and underground  storage  tank  (UST)
    decommissioning,  drilling  activities,  logging  drill  borings  and  test  pits,  environmental  (soil,
    groundwater  and  soil  vapor)  sampling,  water  quality  sampling, performing aquifer pump tests,
    programming and operating automated monitoring instruments, and earthwork oversight. Other
    responsibilities  have  included  litigation  support,  development  and  implementation  of  quality
    assurance  and  quality  control  (QA/QC)  measures,  work  plans,  and  health  and  safety  plans
    (HSP).
     
    PUBLICATION: Renshaw, C. E. and Park, Jinsuk C., "Effect of Mechanical Interaction on the Scaling of
    Fracture Length and Aperture."NATURE 386, 482-484 (April 3,1997).
     
     
    In his spare time he enjoys hiking, camping, playing disc golf, fly fishing and reading.



    What is your favorite sport? Disc Golf
    What is your favorite music genre? Rock-n-Roll
    What is your favorite flower? Buttercups - Clematis


     
  • Dave Pardue
    Dave Pardue
    Dave Pardue

    Dave Pardue

    Heating & Oil Tank Department Manager
  • Conrad Barry
    Conrad Barry
    Conrad Barry

    Conrad Barry

    Heating & Oil Tank Project Manager
  • Austin Macy
    Austin Macy
    Austin Macy

    Austin Macy

    HOT Field Manager
  • Mark Harding
    Mark Harding
    Mark Harding

    Mark Harding

    Radon Department Manager
    With over a decade of experience in sustainable construction and custom building, Mark has extensive experience in green building practices, environmental testing, and radon mitigation services. His broad range of expertise includes projects ranging from installation and maintenance of radon reduction systems to environmentally friendly renovations and LEED-certified green construction.  Mark is certified for radon measurement and mitigation through the National Environmental Health Organization’s – National Radon Proficiency Program (NEHA-NRPP) and has a broad knowledge of radon reduction equipment and practices. Mark has been with Environmental Works from the beginning and has installed and designed thousands of radon systems in Oregon and Washington.
     
    Outside of work, Mark spends quality time with his 3-year-old son and every new experience is exciting and fun.
  • Sol Migliaccio
    Sol Migliaccio
    Sol Migliaccio

    Sol Migliaccio

    Radon Testing and Mitigation Specialist
  • Dwight  Carlisle
    Dwight Carlisle
    Dwight  Carlisle

    Dwight Carlisle

    Project Manager | Sewer Department
    Dwight is one the O.G’s here at Environmental Works. After throwing in the bartenders towel over 9 years ago Dwight started scoping sewers with us. With a lot of dedication and hard work and with a few promotions along the way Dwight is now the department manager for our sewer department. Dwight has resided in Portland for quite some time but was born in Indiana and has also lived in Texas, North Carolina and Florida. Although we keep Dwight pretty busy he still makes time for his wife and two kids and his passion for Music. Dwight plays 4 instruments the Bass, drums, guitar and mandolin and has traveled all across the country attending concerts and festivals from some of his favorite Old school honkeytonk musicians and mid 90’s jamband musicians. This includes attending 50 Wide Spread Panic shows.

    What is your favorite animal? Owl/birds of prey
    Who is your favorite artist? Waylon Jennings
    What is your favorite sport? Basketball
    Favorite sports team/s? Blazers, UNC Tarheels
  • Sean  Kramer
    Sean Kramer
    Sean  Kramer

    Sean Kramer

    Sewer Department Project Manager
  • Evan  Keeling
    Evan Keeling
    Evan  Keeling

    Evan Keeling

    Sewer Department Admin
  • Robert  Jones
    Robert Jones
    Robert  Jones

    Robert Jones

    Plumbing Department Manager
    Robert is Southern born and raised from the dirty south (ATL) and moved to the great state of Oregon in 1998. He has been in the Plumbing and Sewer service industry for over 35 years and enjoys meeting new people and solving their problems. As others here at E Works Robert also started out scoping sewers and has worked his way up to Estimator, Field Supervisor to Plumbing Department Manager and now uses all his skills as a Project Manager. Robert is a musician at heart and has played music all his life. He has shared the stage with many big acts such as Puddle of Mud, Seven Dust and to many others to name. When Robert is not working, he is spending time with his beautiful wife and two kids or working around the house.

     
  • Kyle  Osterlund
    Kyle Osterlund
    Kyle  Osterlund

    Kyle Osterlund

    Shop Manager
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