Ingeborg Hegemann, PWS, a BSC Group Vice President, has been appointed to serve on the national Certification Review Panel for the Society of Wetland Scientists Professional Certification Program (SWSPCP). The program was established to encourage and strengthen standards related to wetland science professions, including ecologists, hydrologists, soil scientists, educators, agency professionals, and consultants.
The SWSPCP Review Panel is responsible for determining whether applicants for Professional Wetland Scientist (PWS) certification meet the training and experience standards identified by the program. Ingeborg begins her term on the panel in June of 2009 and will serve for a period of three years.
Ingeborg has over 25 years of experience in environmental planning, wetland assessment and impact analysis, and regulatory permitting. In addition to assisting public and private sector clients in project impact analysis and permit issuance, Ingeborg is experienced in institutional and policy analysis relative to Massachusetts statewide policy development and local regulations implementation. She is a member of the DEP Wetland Advisory Committee and recently served on the DEP’s Storm Water Advisory Committee.