Subject Matter Expertise

The MVI Subject Matter Expert (SME) division provides senior, experienced expertise to solve marine environmental issues facing our oil and gas clients. We specialize in timely, high-quality, practical solutions to problems that affect our clients' ability to conduct business globally. Our Senior Consultants have extensive technical expertise and in-depth regulatory knowledge experience to assist oil and gas clients in address environmental issues and managing ecological risks. Our consultants can provide technical and regulatory support in dealing with U.S. and international regulatory agencies. MVI’s SMEs provide the highest level of expertise in performing specialized reviews, analyses, and tasks within the following service areas. Bio-sketches of key SMEs are listed here.

Consultancy Team Members

  • Alan D. Hart, Ph.D.

    Alan D. Hart, Ph.D.

    Executive Vice President, Senior Scientist

    Dr. Hart has over 45 years of oceanographic and environmental science experience. In April 2017, he joined Marine Ventures ...

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  • Ken Fucik, M.S.

    Ken Fucik, M.S.

    Marine Environmental Consultant

    Mr. Fucik has over 40 years experience in the environmental industry.  Over his career, he has performed work in offshore ...

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  • Roger Scheuermann

    Roger Scheuermann

    Independent Consultant

    Mr. Scheuermann is highly skilled and experienced in account management, sales, marketing, business development, proposal ...

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  • Joseph P. Smith, Ph.D.

    Joseph P. Smith, Ph.D.

    Senior Consultant

    Joseph Smith has 26 years of experience in leading, performing, and communicating the results of studies of the effects of ...

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  • Jan van Smirren

    Jan van Smirren


    Jan van Smirren has over 35 years of experience in commercial oceanography, most recently as Managing Director of BMT ...

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