Mat Edwards, PG

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Mat Edwards, PG

Environmental Geologist



Mat joined Blackstone in 2017 as an Environmental Geologist and is Blackstone’s Lead Field Geologist. He leads the geospatial and UAV services program at Blackstone providing aerial mapping/imaging, asset management, and more. Mat is a licensed FAA Part 107 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV/Drone) pilot.

Mat works in Blackstone’s Overland Park, Kan. office. He is an avid runner and fitness enthusiast and enjoys camping, hiking, and being in the mountains.


  • M.S. Geology, University of Kansas, 2016
  • B.S. Earth Science, Emporia State University, 2014

Registrations & Certifications

  • Professional Geologist
  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER
  • APNGA Portable Nuclear Gauge Safety & U.S. D.O.T Hazmat Certification
  • FAA Part 107 Certified


Groundwater monitoring and sampling; groundwater and gas monitoring well installation oversight activities; geospatial database creation and management; asset management through geospatial mapping; UAV aerial imagery; and UAV topographic surveys.