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Robert M. Summers, Ph.D., Principal

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Bob leads EcoLogix Group’s water resources practice in the mid-Atlantic region.

An internationally recognized expert in water quality issues, Bob has extensive experience as a consensus builder with a wide range of constituencies. His expertise includes MS4, TMDL and Watershed Implementation Plans, water supply, wastewater, stormwater management, sediment control and wetlands regulatory and compliance programs, Environmental Site Design, and financing programs to protect public health.

Prior to joining EcoLogix Group in 2016, Dr. Summers served as Secretary of the Maryland Department of the Environment. He has been a key participant and leader in the multi-jurisdictional Chesapeake Bay Program since the first agreement was signed in 1983. The Chesapeake Bay Program is the nation’s largest, most comprehensive and successful integrated watershed planning and implementation effort.

Education
B.A. Natural Sciences – The Johns Hopkins University
Ph.D. Environmental Engineering – The Johns Hopkins University