Lourdes Mahoney, CHMM
Mrs. Mahoney currently serves as a health scientist at CTEH®. Previously, she was a project manager for emergency response, industrial hygiene, vapor intrusion, remediation, odor investigation and regulatory compliance projects. Her project experience includes monitoring and sampling for a variety of chemicals in various matrices (air, water, sediment, etc.), writing sampling and analysis plans, and developing site delineation and remediation plans. Mrs. Mahoney specializes in interpreting compliance with applicable laws and regulations set forth in a facility’s permits through inspections, audits and monitoring of reporting requirements. She also operates and maintains specialty field monitoring and sampling equipment, including a portable GC/MS, XRF analyzer and HazMatID.
Mrs. Mahoney joined CTEH in 2007, as a member of the Toxicology Emergency Response Program (TERP®), including serving as an Environmental Scientist Project Manager. In 2015, she transferred to the Environmental Services Division and currently serves as an Environmental Services Project Manager. She has responded to over 100 chemical releases across the United States and Canada , including refinery and chemical plant releases, chemical storage facility fires, pipeline releases, train derailments, well blowouts, and barge and vessel releases.
Mrs. Mahoney received her B.S. in Biology from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. Prior to joining CTEH® she spent time working for a state regulatory agency as a compliance inspector and has additional experience in wildlife management.
B.S., Biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
Registrations & Certifications
- 40 Hour HAZWOPER (and updated 8 hour refresher)
- Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
- Tank Car Specialist
- Railroad Contractor Safety Training
- S-130/S- 190 Basic Wildland Firefighter
- Various classes in Air Monitoring, Emergency Response and Hazardous Waste Sampling
- First Aid/CPR & Safety