Adria Mead, Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Adria Mead

Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Adria is a multi-certified environmental service, and dangerous goods professional with over five years of experience working in the regulatory compliance industry. Most recently she served as a Waste Engineer and Radiological Control Technician for BWX Technologies, but also has experience in grant-writing and proposal development. Her background includes:

  • Overseeing environmental and waste characterization activities, including writing sampling plans, and developing waste characterization documentation;
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance with federal, state, and local laws, including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Resources Conservation and Recovery Act, National Environmental Policy Act, Toxic Substances Control Act, Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act as well as Department of Transportation regulations;
  • Preparing coordination forms and documentation for field waste activities, waste storage location management, and waste container certification for shipment to appropriate disposal and/or recycling location;
  • Managing chemical usage, storage and disposal;
  • Performing radiological control for the removal and disposal of radioactive materials and contaminated equipment while ensuring compliance with strict radiological control regulatory standards and procedures;
  • Developing funding proposals for federal, state and private agencies.

Adria is a qualified hazardous waste worker, and asbestos supervisor; and has certifications in DOT, IATA, OSHA-30hr, and RCRA. She has a NAVSEA-389-0288, Article 108 Qualification from the Radiological Control Technician Qualification School with the United States Navy as well as has two Bachelors of Science Degrees from the University of Idaho in Biology and Environmental Science. In addition, Adria received a Masters Degree in Environmental Science from the University of Idaho.

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