Our Team

Our staff of educated and highly trained professionals separate EWMI from the competition. All of EWMI’s environmental specialists are college educated, OSHA trained, medically monitored (including drug screened) professionals. EWMI is an employee owned and operated company, ensuring each client is receiving the highest level of service from a professional with vested interest in EWMI’s success.

Name Title Office
William Anderson Logistics Coordinator Northampton, PA
Wendy Aster Sales Representative Northampton, PA
Joel Baier Tech Services Specialist Northampton, PA
  Cyrus Daruwalla Tech Services Coordinator Bakersfield, CA
  Michael DeHaven Tech Services Coordinator Northampton, PA
Kristen Dion T&D Coordinator Northampton, PA
Mark Ebbert

Mark began in 2002 as the response manager with Rapid Response, Inc. prior to transitioning to his role in customer service in 2014. Utilizing his experience as a former 911 dispatcher and a firefighter for 30 years, Mark accepts spill calls and coordinates response crews for RRI. Additionally, he serves as an inside project manager for EWMI jobs and handles the generation of invoices, vendor management and scheduling in terms of trucking and waste disposal services.

Areas of Expertise

  • Customer Service Related Duties
  • Transportation and Disposal
  • Waste Disposal Services
  • Emergency Response
Project Manager Asst. Northampton, PA
Scott Eckhart Project Manager Bakersfield, CA
  Kevin Elms Response Manager Bakersfield, CA
Kyle Farris Sales Representative Northampton, PA
Joseph J. Fittos III

Joseph comes from a chemical background in both private and global industries, working in Research & Development and then the Health & Safety field. He is responsible for overseeing EWMI’s health and safety program including overall employee safety, policy writing, training, and completion of Site Specific Health and Safety Plans. His training includes HAZWOPER; DOT Hazardous Materials; OSHA Construction Standards; and CPR/AED/First Aid. He is also certified to train students. Joseph holds a seat on the Northampton County LEPC.

Areas of Expertise

  • Health & Safety
  • Health and Safety Audits
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Hazardous Materials Response Training
Health & Safety Director Northampton, PA
Mary Fittos Tech Services Coordinator Northampton, PA
Deidre Fox

Deidre started her career with EWMI in 2000. Deidre’s experience at EWMI has been multifaceted, serving on several different levels within the company, but her most significant role has been in the Finance Department. Her background includes 20 years of experience in the finance field, and her primary responsibilities include billing coordination and preparing and maintaining various financial reports.

Areas of Expertise

  • Contract Billing
  • Account Research and Analysis
  • Credit and Collections
AR & Collections Northampton, PA
  Jeff Gable Estimating Manager Northampton, PA
Michelle Gary Project Manager Asst. Bakersfield, CA
Ian Gerencser

Ian has been with EWMI since January 2006. Starting out as a lab pack chemist, he worked his way up to become a Lead Lab Pack Chemist; then went on to serve as the Estimating Department Manager before settling into his current role with EWMI’s Soil Logistics Division in 2013. Ian’s primary responsibilities include development of waste characterization events, profiling, approvals and ongoing project management.

Areas of Expertise

  • Waste Characterization Event Design/Implementation
  • Waste Characterization Grid Implementation
  • Large Soil Project Management
OM, Soil Logistics Northampton, PA
Ray Gibson Sr. Project Manager Bakersfield, CA
Joseph Guida T&D Sales Manager Bakersfield, CA
Jessica Hoser Sales Representative Northampton, PA
Doug Inman

Doug has been with EWMI since 1998. He started out as a field/drum technician, heavy equipment operator and lab pack chemist. He also served as the Transportation and Disposal Coordinator before being promoted to the Customer Service Manager. Doug has now been the Customer Service Manager since 2002.

Areas of Expertise

  • Customer Service Related Duties
  • Transportation and Disposal
  • Waste Disposal Services
  • Hazardous Waste Management
Project Manager Asst. Northampton, PA
Amanda Lesko Sales Representative Northampton, PA
Robert Maier Health & Safety Technician Northampton, PA
Bill Michalik

Bill joined EWMI in 1999. Beginning as a Project Manager, he transitioned into the role of General Manager of EWMI’s affiliated emergency response unit, Rapid Response, Inc. in 2002. Bill’s primary responsibilities include operations management, customer service, lab packs, building/vehicles maintenance, and personnel management. His extensive training includes Hazwoper; DOT Hazardous Material Transportation; Confined Space Rescue; OSHA Construction Standards; CPR and Emergency Response. Bill’s previous occupation in commercial property management makes him the perfect person to handle a multitude of responsibilities.

Areas of Expertise

  • Operations
  • Remediation Project Management
  • Construction
Director of Resources Northampton, PA
Josh Pickens Project Manager Demo Div. Northampton, PA
  Ryan Shelly Response Manager Northampton, PA
Jim Sherrier

Jim began working with EWMI as a Technical Sales Representative 18 years ago and has over 28 years of experience in environmental services. In 2013 Jim played an integral part in the generation of the Soil Logistics Division. This caused a tenfold increase in EWMI’s soil T&D tonnage from 50,000 tons to 500,000 tons annually and a current average of over 100 truckloads per day throughout the five boroughs of New York.

Areas of Expertise

  • Waste Classification
  • Soil Gridding
  • Soil marketplace in the five boroughs of New York
Business Dev. Manager Northampton, PA
Natasha Sidloski Logistics Coordinator Northampton, PA
Thomas P. Sidloski, Jr.

Building on his 25 years of project and onsite management experience, Thomas develops work plans for all EWMI field work. His responsibilities also include the development of excavation and shoring plans, ground water management, and heavy equipment operating and training. Thomas is also experienced in confined space entry and hazardous chemical handling in Level A,B,C, and D protection.

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Compliance Audits
  • Waste Classification
  • Waste Disposal Services
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Environmental Site Assessments
  • Remediation Project Management
Director of Op’s & Field Services Northampton, PA
Scott Soden

Scott has over 30 years of hazardous material emergency response experience, including project and onsite management. Scott is responsible for the overall management of emergency projects, onsite problem solving, and the hiring and training of crew members. He has considerable experience in monitoring and overseeing quality control at both the project and program levels.

Areas of Expertise

  • Hazardous Materials Response
  • Incident Command System
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Decontamination/Demolition
  • Site Remediation
General Manager Bakersfield, CA
Arlene Stephens

With over 20 years of financial experience, Arlene joined EWMI in 2001 to oversee the entire Finance Department. Her primary responsibilities include cash flow management, job costing and implementation of policies and procedures to facilitate internal financial controls.

Areas of Expertise

  • Develop reports for management summarizing financial position
  • Develop and update accounting and financial policies and procedures
  • Cash Flow Management
  • Financial statements and reports for internal purposes
Finance Manager Northampton, PA
Jay Sub Sales Representative Bakersfield, CA
John Woolery Technical Services Manager Northampton, PA