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 addressing 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 / Senior Marine Environmental Consultant
Ken Fucik, M.S.

Ken Fucik, M.S.

Marine Environmental Consultant
Joseph P. Smith, Ph.D.

Joseph P. Smith, Ph.D.

Senior Consultant
Jan van Smirren

Jan van Smirren

Consultant & Oceanographer
William M. Barry

William M. Barry

Senior Engineering Consultant
Steve LeGore, Ph.D.

Steve LeGore, Ph.D.

Senior Ecologist
Rachelle Landgraf, Ph.D.

Rachelle Landgraf, Ph.D.

Analytical Organic Chemist
Jeffery Morin

Jeffery Morin

Oceanographer
Carliane Johnson

Carliane Johnson

Environmental Consultant
W. Glenn Hovermale

W. Glenn Hovermale

Senior Marine Consultant