Current Officers

Chair:
Keith Gaydosh
e-mail: keith.gaydosh@affinityconsultants.com
Affinity Consultants, Inc.
330-854-9066
Keith Gaydosh has over 14 years experience in the environmental field. As a Project Manager and Engineer at Affinity Consultants, his projects involve air, water, waste, safety and sustainability issues. Keith’s certifications include Greenhouse Gas Verifier (GHG-V) and is also an Authorized OSHA trainer. Keith has been involved with AWMA since 2005 and has served past roles for the Northern Ohio Chapter including Chair, Vice-Chair and Director.

Vice Chair:
Scott Smith
e-mail: scott.smith@erm.com
Environmental Resources Management
216-593-5212
Scott Smith, PE, is the Regulatory Compliance Manager for ERM Cleveland. He is a BEAC Certified Professional Environmental Auditor and has more than 20 years of environmental experience. Scott has authored a paper on compliance delivery systems designed to help industry maintain its compliance delivery systems.

Secretary:
Chris Phillips
e-mail: cphillips@eagroupohio.com
EA Group
440-951-3514
Chris Phillips is an Account Representative with EA Group in Mentor, Ohio. Chris has been with EA Group for two years. In her current role she is involved with sales and project management of environmental laboratory services including Ohio VAP, wastewater, waste characterization and asbestos analyses. She has over 15 years in the environmental industry as a Senior Analyst, QA/QC officer, Project Manager and Account Manager. She is a past Secretary of the American Chemical Society, Sacramento, CA section.

Treasurer:
Robert R. Perry
e-mail: rrperry@FirstEnergyCorp.com
FirstEnergy
330-315-7445
Bob Perry is an Advanced Environmental Scientist with FirstEnergy in Akron. Bob, for 25+ years, has serviced the electric fossil fuel utility environmental demands. His specialty is the Clean Air Act, proposed legislation and amendments.

Board of Directors:

Natalie Oryshkewych
e-mail: natalie.oryshkewych@epa.state.oh.us
Ohio EPA
330-963-1267
Natalie Oryshkewych is the Manager of the newly formed Division of Materials and Waste Management at the Ohio EPA’s Northeast District Office. She has been with the Agency for 16 years. Natalie oversees the implementation of the RCRA and Solid and Infectious Waste programs.

Ed Fasko
e-mail: ed.fasko@epa.state.oh.us
Ohio EPA
330-963-1161
Ed Fasko has been with the Ohio EPA, Division of Air Pollution Control for over 20 years. For the past 7 years, he has been supervisor in NEDO. He worked for 18 years with Cleveland Local Air Agency. He also had five years with industry and as a consultant for the following companies:Gould (torpedo propulsion design engineer), Ohio Medical (Nitrous Oxide manufacturer -plant engineer) and Polyscience Engineering (Environmental Compliance Manager).

Pat Nortz
e-mail: pnortz@nthconsultants.com
NTH Consultants, Ltd.
216-344-4048
Pat Nortz is a Principal Engineer at NTH Consultants with over 20 years of experience in environmental regulations and compliance, landfill design, permitting, environmental control design and systems management. Prior to joining NTH Consultants in May 2005, Pat served as a Northern Ohio District Environmental Manager for BFI/Allied Waste. He is a Certified Professional Geologist, Professional Engineer, and Professional for the OEPA Voluntary Action Program.

Education Committee:
Ashok Kumar
e-mail: akumar@uoft02.utoledo.edu
University of Toledo
419-530-8120/8110

Nominating Committee:
Pam Carter
e-mail: pamela.f.carter@fritolay.com
Frito-Lay, Inc.
330-262-1070

Membership Committee:
Ed Fasko
e-mail: ed.fasko@epa.state.oh.us
Ohio EPA
330-963-1161
Ed Fasko has been with the Ohio EPA, Division of Air Pollution Control for over 20 years. For the past 7 years, he has been supervisor in NEDO. He worked for 18 years with Cleveland Local Air Agency. He also had five years with industry and as a consultant for the following companies:Gould (torpedo propulsion design engineer), Ohio Medical (Nitrous Oxide manufacturer -plant engineer) and Polyscience Engineering (Environmental Compliance Manager).