Tuesday, May 31, 2011
To continue our parade of fantastic guest bloggers, we are very pleased to announce that Katherine Garvey will be joining us for the month of June. Prof. Garvey is Staff Attorney and Assistant Professor at Vermont Law School's excellent Land Use Clinic. Here's her bio:
Katherine Garvey is a Staff Attorney and Assistant Professor of Law with the Land Use Clinic. From 2003 to 2006, she worked for EPA, Region VII in the National Agricultural Compliance Assistance Center and with the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics. Professor Garvey is also an ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems Certified Lead Auditor. She developed and audited environmental management systems for military and large agricultural operations. From 2006 to 2008, Professor Garvey worked for the City of Lee's Summit, Missouri as the Environmental Coordinator. She helped the City comply with permitting requirements for their airport and landfill. In addition, she helped the City develop a solid waste management plan, stormwater plan, stream buffer ordinance, and a natural resource inventory map. In 2008, Garvey was chosen as Vermont Law's Land Use Fellow for the Land Use Institute. At the Institute, she supervised student work related to land use legislation, developed training materials for local officials, and performed statutory research for the Institute's land use partners.
Vermont has one of the three land use law clinics in the nation, along with Jamie Roskie's at Georgia (Montana is the third). We're excited to have Prof. Garvey join us!