Testimonials

Our People Are Our Greatest Resource

We are always seeking top notch, talented engineers and scientists who are looking for rewarding careers. Meet some of the Tighe & Bond team and learn firsthand about some of the experiences you might expect if you join us.

Tracy Adamski

Vice President

“What I like best about working at Tighe & Bond is the opportunity to work with clients on projects that make our infrastructure assets better for future generations. The wide variety of projects keeps me professionally challenged, and I continue to be inspired by colleagues who are talented and passionate about what they do. Probably my greatest mission is to coordinate our Leadership Institute, wherein we coach our rising stars to help them achieve greater success within our team and the industry as a whole.”

Tracy Adamski is a principal planner who provides infrastructure, land use, and water resources planning. Her expertise includes regulatory compliance, environmental permitting, grant writing, and public outreach. She has employed her in-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal environmental and land use laws and regulations to successfully permit a broad range of complex projects.

James Web

Principal Environmental Scientist

“Environmental consultants are dedicated to solving complex environmental solutions & are stewards to our environment. Thinking out of the box, developing unique solutions, & meeting client goals is how I thrive. I take pride in my work, standing side by side with all my clients is motivational.”

James Webb is a Principal Environmental Scientist who has 18 years of hazardous building materials assessment, management, and demolition experience for clients in many different industries, including government, education, healthcare, manufacturing and construction. He has asbestos inspector/management planner, asbestos project designer, as well as asbestos project monitor certifications and licenses in Connecticut. He has experience in all facets of hazardous building material compliance including: hazardous building materials management, asbestos assessment, asbestos monitoring, lead assessment, lead monitoring, radon measurement, radon mitigation, mold assessment, indoor air quality, PCB assessment, and PCB abatement oversight. He has developed comprehensive inspection reports, asbestos management plans, and abatement specifications used to solicit competitive bids.

Peter Valinski, PE

Vice President

“Finding just the right solutions for our clients’ project challenges is very gratifying. My goal is to keep a close eye on both quality and cost-effectiveness so that our clients are happy with the end results.”

Peter Valinski is a principal and one of Tighe & Bond’s client service leaders responsible for developing and executing the growth strategy for government sector clients in Western/Central Massachusetts, and New York. He also serves as principal and project manager on a wide variety of projects, with a primary focus on water and wastewater improvements.

Katy Wilkins

Project Manager

“I enjoy taking on a project and figuring out how to best help our clients navigate local, state, & federal regulatory frameworks. I enjoy working with local municipalities & power utility companies to help maintain and improve our infrastructure & provide a benefit to our community & environment.”

Katy Wilkins has ten years of experience in wetland evaluations and natural resources surveys. She is responsible for inland and coastal wetland delineations, wetland mitigation monitoring, construction monitoring, natural community surveys, report preparation and permitting. She has worked throughout New England and specializes in projects subject to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and New Hampshire Wetlands Protection Administrative Rules. She uses her experience in botany, soils, wildlife habitat assessments, and interpreting regulations to conduct field work and develop environmental permit applications.

Elizabeth Congo

GIS Project Manager

“In our rapidly changing world, GIS and spatial analysis are more important than ever. I’m so thankful for my role at Tighe & Bond and for our talented team.”

Elizabeth (Liz) Congo is a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager with a strong background in utility, energy/land development permit mapping, and data development. She has managed and worked on mapping requests for municipal, environmental, solar, and transportation, and many other projects.

She received her B.S. in Geography and Regional Planning and a minor in GIS from Westfield State University.

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