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Ben Hood

EDUCATION:

Bachelors of Science in Public Health/Environmental Science, Indiana University at Indianapolis 2007

REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS & AFFILIATIONS:

Licensed Asbestos Building Inspector, Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Licensed Lead Risk Assessor, Indiana State Department of Health
Licensed Lead Inspector, Indiana State Department of Health
OSHA 10 Hr Construction Industry, Safety Management Group Outreach Training Program
Confined Space Entry Training, Safety Management Group Competent Person
Certified ABL and AWL OperatorUnited Rentals 
NIOSH 582 – Asbestos Air SamplingCorporation for Environmental Management  

EXPERIENCE:

Mr. Hood has over eight years of experience in the environmental field. He began his career as an intern at the Marion County Health Department in the environmental sector where he worked performing duties as a environmental health specialist and then as a biologist performing testing for West Nile Virus and St. Louis Encephalitis as well as species identification of mosquitoes and macorinvertebrates. He also worked as an intern/researcher for ESolar Technologies where he provided marketing strategy alternative energy including biodiesel, biomass, wind power, and photovoltaic. He then ventured into the industrial hygiene side of the environmental field. He has extensive experience as a project manager in the asbestos and lead abatement industry. In addition, he has performed numerous microbial investigations and indoor air quality investigations. He has been the competent person on several projects and project manager for several large budget renovations.