“My Blackstone colleagues are incredibly dedicated and passionate about the environmental field and serving our clients. I enjoy the culture of collaboration and open communication fostered by our staff — we genuinely enjoy working with each other. I also appreciate that my colleagues are as invested as I am in the continual process of learning and growing in knowledge and expertise.”
Anne Melia is a Senior Project Manager and Corporate Health and Safety Officer for Blackstone Environmental. She joined Blackstone in 2014 and provides environmental consulting services to Blackstone’s growing client base.
Anne works in the Overland Park, Kan. office. She strives to serve as a leader in raising environmental awareness and promoting sustainability initiatives in the areas of environmental and public health, recycling and waste reduction, energy and water conservation, and corporate and personal social responsibility. Anne is a passionate Jayhawk fan and enjoys volunteering with various environmental and professional organizations, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.
- M.S. Environmental Health Science, University of Kansas, 1987
- B.A. Chemistry, University of Kansas, 1985
Registrations & Certifications
- Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
Project management; environmental data validation and statistical analysis; Phase I/Phase II site assessments; groundwater monitoring, plume evaluation, and remediation; solid waste permitting and compliance; storm water pollution prevention, spill prevention, control, and countermeasures plans; and environmental health and safety.
Past President and Current Board Member of the Heartland Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers (CHMM); Past Chair and Current Member, Green Business Network – Kansas City Steering Committee; Board Member, Metropolitan Energy Center; Member, Johnson County Solid Waste Management Committee.
Heartland CHMM Chapter Distinguished Service Award 2015; Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP) Distinguished Service Recognition Award, 2016; Heartland ACHMM Chapter Member of the Year, 2017.