Alta Environmental is pleased to announce that Kevin Villarama has joined Alta as a Staff Engineer. Kevin brings a broad background of experience to Alta, having worked with municipal, industrial, commercial, and educational clients on land development projects and regulatory compliance issues such as storm water quality reporting, Best Management Practices (BMP) design/Low Impact Development (LID) implementation, and civil engineering design. He is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer in the State of California with more than 10 years of experience in the civil engineering field. Kevin received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and entered the stormwater management field prior to graduation, working as a project engineer on equestrian centers, subdivision developments, commercial re-developments, in-fill developments, industrial warehouses, mid-size hotels, and elementary school rehabilitation projects.
More recently, Kevin has been involved in the land development aspect of civil engineering; specialized in the design of BMPs for a various array of project types through the Southern California region, including the coordination and due diligence reporting required to ensure requirements for each local agency are satisfied. He has also presented technical training seminars on the production and implementation of Water Quality Management Plans (WQMPs) and compliance with the different MS4 Permits. His areas of expertise include drainage and hydrology, BMP design, storm water quality compliance and reporting, and storm water drainage analyses. In addition to being a Registered Professional Civil Engineer, Kevin is a Qualified Industrial Stormwater Practitioner (QISP) and a Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD).
Kevin joins Alta’s growing Water Resources team in the Long Beach office to provide additional expertise and leadership for our clients in Southern California. Our Water Resources Services continue to grow as our clients face operational, facility and compliance challenges related to the drought, water use restrictions, and new storm water regulations. Kevin Villarama, PE, QISP, QSD can be reached at Kevin.Villarama@altaenviron.com or by phone at 562-495-5777.