PM Environmental, Inc. (PM) is proud to announce the addition of Ryan Higuchi as a Brownfield and Economic Incentives Project Consultant to the Berkley, Michigan office.
Higuchi comes to PM with over 20 years of experience managing a wide array of brownfield redevelopment, storm-water management, green infrastructure, environmental planning, natural resources management, and municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4) permitting/compliance projects. He has served clients in both the private and public sectors including county and municipal governments, area brownfield authorities, non-profit organizations, private developers, the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), among others.
“Ryan will add additional depth to PM’s Economic Incentives Department, and his extensive experience will help us not only grow our client base but also continue to better serve them,” said Jessica DeBone, Regional Manager – Economic Incentives at PM Environmental.
As a Project Consultant, Higuchi will assist public and private sector clients with brownfield and economic incentive program management and incentive applications, including Act 381 Brownfield Plans/Work Plans, MEDC Grant and Loan Programs, EGLE Grant and Loans and Tax Abatements.
“We are thrilled to have Ryan join our team. He holds a unique skill set in brownfield incentives procurement, and is extremely knowledgeable of the EPA grant world,” said Mike Kulka, Co-Founder & CEO of PM Environmental. “This addition shores up what I believe to be the best Economic Incentives Department in the nation.”
Higuchi will enhance PM’s team of experts who have in-depth experience in managing a wide variety of environmental, engineering, industrial hygiene, energy and development projects with a constant focus on helping our clients clearly understand their risks, allowing them to make sound, well-informed business decisions.