Rob Leet and Pete Kingston Join the Farallon Team

May 23, 2017

Farallon recently welcomed Rob Leet, Senior Geologist, and Pete Kingston, Associate Geologist, as new technical staff in Farallon’s Seattle, Washington office.

Rob Leet, Farallon ConsultingRob holds a Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Washington and a Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences from Pennsylvania State University, and has over 26 years of experience in the environmental industry helping clients assess and clean up environmentally impaired properties.  He has extensive experience conducting and managing remedial actions at bulk petroleum storage facilities, former pulp and paper mills, chemical manufacturing and distribution facilities, former manufactured gas plants, wood-treating facilities, rail yards, and military installations in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska.  Rob has used numerous soil and groundwater remediation technologies at these sites to address contaminants such as chlorinated solvents, petroleum hydrocarbons, pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, dioxins/furans, metals, and explosive ordnance.  Rob also assists clients with regulatory negotiations and has led public information meetings on their behalf.

Pete Kingston BioPete holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geology from Colorado College and has more than 10 years of environmental industry experience providing clients with efficient and economic solutions to environmental problems.  As a Licensed Geologist, Pete has managed complex remedial projects at urban redevelopment sites, industrial facilities, and municipal properties that require remedial investigations, vapor intrusion assessment, cleanup action alternative analysis, implementation of cleanup actions, and regulatory closure.  He also has experience implementing a variety of remedial technologies for soil and groundwater affected by petroleum hydrocarbons, chlorinated solvents, metals, dioxins, pesticides, and other chemicals.

The addition of Rob and Pete to the Farallon team will contribute to the outstanding client service Farallon is known for, as the company continues to expand its environmental consulting expertise.