I met Denise (P.E., CFM, ENV SP, LEED AP, and many other accomplishments) at a green networking night at Hardywood Brewery. I made her acquaintance before making my way out, and mentioned that I was getting my Master’s of Public Administration at the Evans School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Washington. She, in what I’d come to find was her usual exceptionally gregarious way, said, “I could use one of those!” and I quickly volunteered to be her intern.
The Berkley Group has served as the George Washington Regional Commission’s (GWRC) on-call planner since 2013. Over that time, we’ve had the opportunity to support GWRC with a number of different projects ranging from grant writing and administration to hazard mitigation planning. Through our on-call contract, we support GWRC according to their workload demand enabling them to have access to premium expertise without the cost of additional full time staff. One project that we