Key MCE Personnel

Rich Fanning
President

Mr. Fanning has over 35 years of experience in supply chain & logistics, hazardous waste handling, board certified Indoor Environmentalist and executive management leadership. He has a deep understanding of how to streamline business operations and engage employees in order to reach company objectives and improve the customer experience . Rich leads the Mill Creek Environmental team by analyzing team strengths and leveraging individual assets to reach both client and business goals.

Jake Irwin, EP
Operations Manager

Jake serves as the team’s quarter back. In the role of the Operations Manager, he utilizes his 20+ years of industry experience to plan, staff, and implement projects such as facility inspections, site assessments, spill response & corrective action planning, remediation system operations and more, as well as associate training and development. Mr. Irwin stays on the forefront of trends and new technologies in the environmental industry.

Robert Wright
Professional Engineer

Mr. Wright is a registered professional engineer and a former licensed FL building contractor. He has over 40 years of experience involving environmental related projects such as the design and construction of wastewater systems, hazardous waste remediation, environmental site assessments and SPCC investigations. He has prepared and filed a variety of regulatory agency permit applications. He is the author of over twenty technical published articles, the holder of two US patents and the award winner for an Environmental Business Plan.

Jamie Truitt
Environmental Professional and Scientist

Jamie’s background includes a variety of industrial hygiene related projects working with the DOD, Federal, commercial and residential sites. Jamie’s responsibilities include Phase I & II ESA’s, ground water monitoring, data analysis and reporting, asbestos inspections, lead-based paint surveys and providing technical or regulatory assistance for Indoor Air Quality projects.

Stephen Johnson, PG
Senior Project Manager

Stephen is a licensed Professional Geologist in Georgia, Florida, Alabama, and Tennessee. He has more than 30 years of work experience as a geologist and project manager with environmental consulting and water resource companies in the southeastern United States, Australia, and Canada. His site assessment and remediation experience includes commercial and industrial facilities, military bases, landfills, airports, mine sites, power generation sites, dry cleaning facilities, and retail filling stations.

Dan Centofanti, PG
Project Manager

Dan is a licensed Professional Geologist in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi and assists MCE as a consultant. He brings over 25 years in the industry directing environmental site investigations and remediation actions for difficult projects including petroleum facilities, hazardous waste handling, waste disposals sites, and many more.

Roger White, PG
Senior Project Manager

Roger is a licensed Professional Geologist in Georgia and Tennessee. He has over 34 years of experience in the environmental consulting industry. He has managed all levels of ESAs, LSIs, UST closures, aquifer characterizations, groundwater flow models and remediation systems. He has worked with the government and private sectors, from military bases to retail gas stations throughout the Eastern US.

Connor Fanning
Project Manager

Connor is a Certified Residential Indoor Environmentalist and a Certified EIFS Inspector. Connor’s team specializes in cladding systems for residential and commercial structures, along with Indoor Air Quality. He also manages our Soil Surveys, Site Designs and Erosion Control Plans. Connor brings 10 years of management experience in customer service and knowledge in service organizations. 

Kerry Benson
Project Biologist

Kerry is a Project Biologist that has a range of expertise including NPDES permits, soil analysis, stream restoration and stabilizations, wetland delineations, storm water monitoring (SWPPP), ground water sampling, landfill gas monitoring, site remediation operations/maintenance and more. Mr. Benson brings his geological and ecological knowledge to Mill Creek Environmental projects.

Cheri Kimbrell
Office Manager

Cheri is the office manager for Mill Creek Environmental. She is tasked with keeping the team organized. She oversees accounting and human resources. Having been with the company for over 20 years, she has been declared the company historian as she knows all there is to know about Mill Creek Environmental.

Aaron Payne
Staff Geologist

Aaron is an Environmental Scientist at Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Limited Subsurface Investigations, NEPA, UST Removals/Closures, Erosion Control Plans and Septic Designs, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring.

Jennifer Rucker
Marketing Director/Assistant Office Manager

Jennifer handles marketing and business development, as well as assist the office manager with administrative and accounting duties for MCE. She has more that 20 years of experience assisting project managers, performing accounting duties and maintaining client relations.

Travis Fincannon
Staff Biologist

Travis is a Staff Biologist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, Septic System Designs, Erosion Control Plans, Wetland Delineations and Statewater Identifications and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring. 

Carrie Craton
Staff Biologist

Carrie is a Staff Biologist at Mill Creek Environmental.  Her responsibilities include the completion of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and assisting with Residential and Commercial Mold Assessments.

Dustin Heim
Staff Environmental Scientist

Dustin is an Environmental Scientist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, Surface & Groundwater Monitoring, Methane Monitoring, Asbestos Inspections and general support with many of our other Environmental Services.

Joe Myers
Staff Geologist

Joe is a Staff Geologist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, Surface & Groundwater Monitoring, Methane Monitoring, and general support with many of our other Environmental Services. 

Joel Woods
Staff Geologist

Joel is a Staff Geologist at Mill Creek Environmental.  His responsibilities include the completion of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Limited Subsurface Investigations, Desktop Reviews and UST Removals/Closures, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring.

Chris Agnew
Project Geologist

Chris is a Project Geologist for Mill Creek Environmental. He has many years of experience in environmental science and is responsible for the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, Septic Designs, and Erosion Control Plans, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring.

Ian Huelsbeck
Staff Biochemist

Ian is a Staff Biochemist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring. 

Cameron Horan
Staff Geologist

Cameron is a Staff Geologist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring. 

Savanna Klem
Environmental Scientist

Savanna is an Environmental Scientist at Mill Creek Environmental.  Her responsibilities include the completion of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and Desktop Reviews, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring.

Andrew Malphurs
Staff Biologist

Andrew is a Staff Biologist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring. 

Braxton Talbot
Staff Biologist

Braxton is a Staff Biologist for Mill Creek Environmental. His responsibilities include the completion of Level Three Soil Surveys and Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, as well as assisting with surface and groundwater monitoring. 

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