SynTerra — Our name defines our purpose.

The name SynTerra is made up of two parts, synergy and terra. Synergy represents what happens when we work with clients — the combined effect is greater than the sum of its parts. Terra represents the earth and the obligation we have to be stewards of a healthy environment.

Together, these words define our purpose. They also drive us to help you:

  • Meet your objectives in a cost-effective way.
  • Holistically improve your business.
  • Comply with environmental laws, rules, and regulations.

Management

Mark Taylor, P.G.

President

Principal

Kathy Webb, P.G.

Vice President, Sciences

Principal

Ruth Albright, P.E.

Vice President, Engineering

Principal

Steve Gardner, P.E., SME-RM

Vice President, Special Projects

Principal

Vick Crowley

Chief Financial Officer

Principal

Judd Mahan, P.G.

Director of Science Operations

Principal

Josh Fowler, P.E.

Director of Client Relations

Linda Erwin, SHRM-CP, PHR

Director of Human Resources

Senior Leaders

Jerry Wylie, P.G.

Sciences Program Manager

Principal

Todd Plating, P.G.

Sciences Program Manager

Principal

Bill Husk, CHMM

Environmental Services Program Director

Principal

Douglas Mynear, P.E., CPESC, LEED AP

Site Development Engineering Group Leader

Principal

C.W. “Mike” Hutchinson Jr., P.E.

Civil Engineering Group Leader

Principal

Andrea Kehn, P.E.

Process and Compliance Group Leader

Principal

Andy Willis, P.E.

Mining Engineering Group Leader

Principal

Matt Huddleston, Ph.D.

Natural Resources Program Director

Market Leaders

Daniel Warrick, P.E.

Civil Engineering Market Leader

Fred Eastridge, P.E., P.L.S.

Civil Engineering Market Leader

Chris Ericksen, P.E.

Water and Wastewater Market Leader

Matthew Mudge, P.G.

Pulp and Paper Market Leader

Nathan Scarbrough, P.E.

Industrial Market Leader

Tyler Smith

Industrial Process & Compliance
Market Leader

Katherine Amidon

Local & Regional Government Market Leader

Group Leaders

Christopher J. Suttell, P.G.

Sciences Program Manager

Howard Frank, P.G.

Site Assessment Program Manager

Heather H. Smith

Natural Sciences Program Manager

Rich Mogensen

Ecological Restoration Program Manager

Alan A. Campoli, Ph.D., P.E., SME-RM

Geotechnical Engineering Group Leader

Charles S. Bishop, P.E.

Geotechnical/Dam Design Leader

Pete Scott

Communications Group Leader

Rhonda Barber Isham

Business Services Coordinator

Richard Jacobs

Field Services Program Manager

Kathy Garvin

Quality and Resources Coordinator

Adam Feigl

Geospatial Data Services Program Director

Karen Rose

Compliance and Permitting Group Leader

Interested in joining our team?

Named one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina for five consecutive years, SynTerra has a work environment that is fun, flexible, and world-class. SynTerra also offers: competitive compensation; comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage; 401(k) and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP); and paid vacation and sick time. Learn more about what it’s like to work at SynTerra and what positions are currently available.