We’re a team of passionate, talented, dedicated professionals who love collaborating together and with our clients in providing solutions to their environmental and health and safety requirements and challenges. The best way to get to know us is to meet some of our people.

Check back periodically over the year and continue to meet more of our great Zephyr staff!

JENNIFER
Staff Scientist, G.I.T.

JOINED ZEPHYR: 2011
OFFICE: Austin, Texas
EDUCATION: B.S., Geology and Masters of Applied Geography, Texas State University
SPECIALTY: GIS Applications, Field Geology, Natural Resources
ALTERNATIVE CAREER PATH: Yoga therapist; master gardener
SECRET TALENT: Hula hooping and juggling
IN HER SPARE TIME: I attend yoga, make jewelry, garden, and rock climb

“I enjoy the casual, yet professional environment Zephyr embraces. Zephyr is a diverse collective of people whose talents and specialties vary widely. We have some of the best in the business! It’s a great environment to learn and expand who you are as a professional. A definite lifestyle plus that our Austin office location is on the Barton Creek Greenbelt.”

CINDY
Project Support Specialist

JOINED ZEPHYR: 2001
OFFICE: Austin, Texas
EDUCATION: Attended The University of Texas-Austin
SPECIALTY: Document production and administrative support
IF SHE IS NOT IN THE OFFICE: I’m watching sports, movies, or hanging with my friends. I also love to be around any body of water.
SECRET TALENT: I can still do a pretty darn good cartwheel and plan to do at least one a year until my body tells me otherwise!
IN HER SPARE TIME: Reading, relaxing in nature, and love the water.

“I am a people person in a service job. I enjoy serving all clients, internal and external. I love the people at Zephyr and those that we serve outside of the organization. Zephyr is a place where I have been able to grow professionally and personally. I have worked with some of my co-workers for over 35 years starting at the TCEQ (formerly TACB/TNRCC). I love that I have been able to continue long-standing relationships via the environmental consulting arena. ”

GREG
Regional Manager

JOINED ZEPHYR: 2014
OFFICE: York, Pennsylvania
EDUCATION: B.S., Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University; MBA, University of Pittsburgh, P.E.
SPECIALTY: Environmental Engineering
ALTERNATIVE CAREER PATH: Classic car collector – think Mecum Auctions
IN HIS SPARE TIME: Spending time coaching/chaperoning/mentoring my son and daughter

“I enjoy the people at Zephyr and the opportunity to interact with a vast array of talented professionals. Zephyr also offers nearly unlimited potential for personal growth and accomplishment. It’s just ‘a good place to work.’

HELENE
Project Scientist

JOINED ZEPHYR: 2003
OFFICE: Columbia, Maryland
EDUCATION: B.S., Computer Science, University of Maryland; M.S., Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University
SPECIALTY: Data Management, particularly environmental data
SECRET TALENT: If I may brag, I make a great chocolate chip cookie! I’ve hiked Mt. Washington every summer.
IN HER SPARE TIME: Spending time with my husband and three daughters, cooking, baking, knitting, playing tennis, running, and hiking

“I enjoy working at Zephyr because of the interesting projects, supportive management, and great colleagues. ”

TEKESHIA
Staff Engineering Associate

JOINED ZEPHYR: 2015
OFFICE: Houston, TX
EDUCATION: B.S., Chemical Engineering, Tuskegee University
SPECIALTY: Air Quality permitting and compliance
ALTERNATIVE CAREER PATH: Museum Curator
ALSO ON HER RESUME: Worked at a nuclear research reactor for several years
IN HER SPARE TIME: Traveling and trivia

“I enjoy the people I work with and their commitment to excellence.”