David Merkey, PhD, PWS
EDUCATION – PhD/2005/Ecology-University of Michigan; Masters/1997/Landscape Architecture-University of Michigan; B.S./1993/Biology-Grand Valley State University
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS – Society of Wetland Scientists; Association of State Wetland Managers; Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS) 2006 – Present
EXPERIENCE – David Merkey, PhD, PWS, is a Senior Project and Program Manager for GreenVest. Dr. Merkey is a Professional Wetland Scientist with graduate degrees in Landscape Architecture and Ecology. In his current role, David is responsible for all aspects of GreenVest’s project/program design development, permitting, implementation, regulatory compliance, and monitoring. David has 18+ years of experience in site investigations; project management; natural resource inventories, planning, design, and permitting; wetland functional assessment, stream design, design review, construction compliance, and post-construction monitoring. He has worked at a variety of scales from design and assessment of small LID facilities to environmental compliance for regional infrastructure mega-projects.