Laura Tobin has been named general manager for the Denver environment office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services firm.


In her new position, Ms. Tobin leads the Denver environment team, which provides services in such areas as due diligence, site investigation, remediation, compliance, and industrial hygiene services

Ms. Tobin has 16 years of experience managing and conducting environmental due diligence, site characterization, and remediation projects. Especially focused on Brownfields cleanup and redevelopment. Her project experience involves numerous business sectors, including chemical, automotive, and heavy equipment manufacturing; oil & gas and mining sites; and commercial properties. She has worked extensively at sites where soil and groundwater has been adversely affected by a variety of contaminants, including volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds, metals, and petroleum hydrocarbons, with contamination in unconsolidated and bedrock aquifers.

A licensed professional geologist in six states, Ms. Tobin received an MSc degree in environmental science from the University of Virginia and a BS in geology from the College of Charleston. She is a member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists.

About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.