Our Credentials

National and Federal Certifications:

  • National Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) - WBE National Council
  • Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) - US Small Business Administration
  • Economically Disadvantaged WOSB - US Small Business Administration

State Certifications:

  • NC HUB
  • NCDOT Prequalified
  • SC DBE 
  • VA DBE
  • WMATA DBE (Washington, DC)

Municipal Certifications:

  • City of Charlotte SBE
  • City of Raleigh SDMWOB
  • City of Durham SDBE


Management Team

Judy Heleine, REM ::  Managing Partner / Principal Scientist                                                   BS Environmental Biology - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign                               Registered Environmental Manager - NREP

David Lutz, PE ::  Partner / Principal Engineer                                                                             BS Civil Engineering - Clemson University                                                                                     Licensed Professional Engineer:  NC, SC, MD, IL

Zachary Howze, PE ::  Civil Engineering Manager                                                                  BS Civil Engineering - Clemson University                                                                      Licensed Professional Engineer:  NC, SC                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kent Hudson, PLS :: Geomatics & SUE Division Manager                                                         AS Civil Engineering & AS Graphics Technology - York Technical College                                 Licensed Professional Land Surveyor:  NC, SC

Greg Hans, PMP ::  Environmental Division Manager                                                             BS Environmental Studies - University of Massachusetts at Amherst                              Certified Project Management Professional (PMI)