Meet Our Team
With extensive knowledge of solving ecological problems and enforcing and navigating local and state regulations, Sweet Water’s team is eager to undertake virtually any environmental project you might have. If you’re interested in working with us, read on to learn more about each team member and the technology we use to get the job done.
The founder of Sweet Water, Tom has over 40 years of industry experience, a Master’s Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering, and undergraduate studies in Environmental Sciences from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. Tom brings his 25 years of experience to southern Florida. He also owns Moraine Environmental, Inc. in Wisconsin, taking part in projects including erosion control of Lake Michigan and other inland lakes; shoreline and bluff stabilization and restoration; and soil and groundwater contamination clean-up and investigation for private, commercial, industrial, and government entities.
Dave Lennon, P.E.
Dave is a professional engineer licensed in Florida, Illinois, and Wisconsin and holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. With over 20 years of experience in construction management for soil and groundwater remediation plans, his area of expertise focuses on clean-up and prevention of ground contamination, from stormwater management to petroleum spill plans.
As our Senior Project Manager, Joe keeps our team and projects on tasks with 8 years of environmental reporting experience, including Transaction Screening Assessments and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, as well as Phase II Subsurface Soil and Groundwater Investigations. Joe holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Aspects of Conservation (Field Biology) from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Colleen is Sweet Water’s Technology Specialist, managing everything from the applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and to our team’s land resources and data collection tables, spreadsheets, and other relevant databases. She also coordinates the drone and compiles the video results used to survey and collect information of the property project. Colleen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Conservation and Environmental Science from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, with a focus on evaluating land resources using GIS software.
A graduate from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Gia is our Office Manager. With over 20 years of office experience (15 of those in supervisory and management positions), she handles the day-to-day administrative functions for Sweet Water.