Alan Summerville has more than 20 years of experience analyzing the environmental impacts of complex and controversial infrastructure projects, multibillion-dollar transactions, and rulemakings. He has expertise in the management of environmental reviews under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and related laws and authorities (e.g., the Endangered Species Act [ESA], National Historic Preservation Act [NHPA], and Clean Water Act [CWA]). His oil and gas experience includes Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) for pipelines and oil field expansion. His Alaska experience includes managing the Environmental Impact Statements for the Alaska Railroad Corporation’s Northern Rail Extension and Port MacKenzie Rail Extension.
He has supported the Department of Transportation (DOT) NEPA Streamlining Workgroups and developed and delivered training to clients. He has an M.A. in City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from the University of Vermont.