Kathy McKinney-Tovar

Senior Analyst
Specialty Technical Consultants, Inc.

Contributing Author

Kathy is a Senior Analyst located in Vallejo, CA. She has over 20 years' experience in the consulting industry, assisting businesses with environmental compliance, regulatory issues, and due diligence. She has extensive project management experience and technical knowledge across a wide range of environmental programs. Kathy has performed over 85 multi-media environmental compliance audits throughout the U.S. at aerospace and cogeneration facilities, hazardous waste TSDFs, oil terminals, semiconductor, electronics, pharmaceutical, explosives, chemical and paint manufacturing facilities, and office buildings. She has assisted numerous industrial clients in the assessment and development of customized environmental auditing protocols and training programs.

Kathy graduated from University of California, Santa Barbara with a B.A. in Environmental Biology and earned an auditing Certificate in Environmental Management from the University of California, Davis Extension. She is also an ISO 1400 Auditor, ERMCVS.