Senior Research Scientist Lisa Lefkovitz is on the front line of sediment management for Battelle and our clients. An environmental chemist with an M.S. in Water Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Lisa brings more than 25 years of experience in the management of sediments and dredged materials. Over the course of her career, she has developed expertise in hydrogeology, toxicology, regulatory affairs and remediation, with a special focus on projects where sediment quality is a prominent issue. She is especially interested in the fate and transport of contaminants in estuarine, riverine and marine aquatic environments. In her current role at Battelle, Lisa works closely with government and commercial clients to understand their goals and objectives and design solutions that will help them meet those goals. She actively coordinates field efforts, oversees the analysis of environmental samples for a variety of organic and inorganic contaminants, monitors data quality, interprets the resultant data, oversees the activities of subcontractors and prepares final reports.