Staff

Nancy Larson

Nancy Larson, director
B.S., environmental health, R.S.

Located in Wichita. Experienced in nearly all areas of environmental health, air quality and hazardous waste regulations, multimedia pollution prevention and food recovery. Provides services to industrial coating, aerospace and other industrial sectors, as well as healthcare institutions and communities.
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Arthur Fink

Arthur Fink, assistant director
B.S., biological and agricultural engineering

Located in Manhattan. Experienced in stormwater and industrial wastewater regulations, and solid waste regulations, specifically those involving waste organics. Also has experience with soil and groundwater remediation. Provides services to a variety of small industrial, commercial, and agricultural businesses, specializing services to the ready-mix concrete sector.
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Leena Divakar

Leena Divakar, pollution prevention specialist
B. Tech agricultural engineering, Ph. D., integrated water resources management

Located in Manhattan. Experienced in water resources management, water quality, and water regulations. Provides environmental compliance and pollution prevention services to institutional, industrial and agricultural sectors. Assists with Pollution Prevention Intern Program.
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Allison Crowther

Allison Crowther, pollution prevention specialist
B.S., chemical engineering

Located in Kansas City, Kansas. Experienced in pollution prevention strategies, particularly with respect to food processors. Provides technical and compliance assistance to small businesses and assists with Pollution Prevention Intern Program and other compliance related projects.
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Jacob Larson, pollution prevention specialist
B.S., chemical engineering

Located in Manhattan. Experienced in sustainable materials management, including food waste and loss prevention, as well as general pollution prevention. Provides technical assistance to small businesses, industry and institutions, assists with the Intern Program.
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Cris Brazil

Cris Brazil, pollution prevention specialist
B.S. and Ph. D., industrial engineering

Located in Manhattan. Leads the Pollution Prevention Intern Program and provides technical and compliance assistance to small businesses. Experienced in pollution prevention strategies leveraging lean engineering, statistical and modeling techniques, and human factors engineering.
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Rajavel Krishnamoorthy, pollution prevention specialist
M.Sc., Ph. D., physics

Located in Manhattan. Works with the pollution prevention program and Small Business Environmental Assistance Program. Provides pollution prevention technical and compliance assistance to small businesses and industries. Experienced in material manufacturing, sustainable material management practices and the state regulatory tanks program.
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Mary Yesko

Mary Yesko, environmental technician
B.S., geosciences

Located in Manhattan. Experienced in environmental systems, sources, and strategies particularly with regard to geology. Provides assistance with Pollution Prevention Intern Program and other compliance related projects.
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Keely Hutchinson

Keely Hutchinson, environmental technician
B.S., mechanical engineering

Located in Norman, Oklahoma. Experienced in additive manufacturing and general pollution prevention strategies. Provides support to PPI, SBEAP and their related projects.
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Abigail Crouse

Abigail Crouse, communications and marketing specialist
B.A., public relations and graphic design

Located in Manhattan. Experienced in communications, graphic design, marketing and public relations. Provides graphic design support to PPI.
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