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Geotech./Enviro. Geology

Bret D. McIntyre, Project Geologist

CEG – 2504/ PG – 8087

666 Cherry Avenue
Sonoma, CA 95476

Telephone: 707-996-0972/ Fax: 1-707-754-2567

Email: Web:

Summary of Qualifications:

Licensed Engineering Geologist with 13 years experience completing projects: able to monitor, update, and successfully meet project schedules and finish at or under budget. Representative projects have included: (1) Residential, commercial, and industrial developments; (2) Governmental and military installations; (3) Public works (wind turbine, sewage treatment plant, water treatment plant, pipeline, dam, reservoir, building, bridge, and park); and, (4) Bluff/sea cliff stability and waterfront development.

Core Competencies:

  • Geotechnical (material properties, plan review, and construction observation);
  • Environmental (investigation, remediation, and restoration); and,
  • Geohazards (slope stability, erosion, flooding, dewatering, fault line investigations, et al.).

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Field Experience:

Geological Reconnaissance; Test Boring/Pit Logging; Rock, Soil, Groundwater, and Air Sampling; Geologic Mapping; Logging Test Pits, Borings, and Cone Penetrometer Readings; Equipment Procurement/Calibration/Decontaminating; Forensic Investigative Work; Trench-Logging; Well Development; Routine O&M; GIS; Photography; and 4WD Vehicle Operation.

  • Communication Experience:

Digital Daily Field Report Preparation; Autocad- and gINT-Drafted Plate Production; Daily Photographic Email-Reporting; and Geologic Letter/Report Production.

  • Project Management Experience:

Proposal Preparation; Permit Acquisition; Site Research; Aerial Photography Interpretation; Driller/Excavator and Geophysical Subcontractor Scheduling; Map/Cross-Section Preparation; Laboratory Analysis; Computer Modeling; Slope Stability, Seismic Hazard, and Liquefaction Analyses; Regulatory Compliance; Remedial Design; and Report Review/Editing.

  • Construction Observation Experience:

Plan Review; Site Grading, Foundation Excavation, Epoxy-Placement, and Reinforcing Steel Placement Observation; Concrete/Grout Sampling; Soil Compaction, and Slope Inclinometer Monitoring; PID Reading; and Hazardous Waste Disposal.

Employment History:

  • 2010-2012 Project Geologist Taber Consultants, West Sacramento, CA
  • 2003-2009 Project Geologist RGH Consultants, Santa Rosa, CA
  • 2001-2003 Project Geologist BACE Geotechnical, Windsor, CA
  • 2000-2001 Staff Geologist ERRG, Concord, CA
  • 1996-2000 Staff Geologist Brunsing Associates, Windsor, CA
  • 1995-1996 Geological Consultant CFG Consultants, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 1994-1995 Laboratory Assistant UCSB Argon Lab and Zircon Lab, CA
  • 1993-1994 Research Assistant Institute for Crustal Studies, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 1986-1989 Combat Engineer U.S. Army, Forts Leonard Wood, MO & Irwin, CA

Education & Training:

  • B.S. Degree, Geological Sciences: University of California at Santa Barbara (1995)
  • A.S. Degree, Science: Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA (1993)
  • Radiation Safety
  • 40-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER trained
  • ASFE Field Representation + Write Right Training
  • Hazardous Waste Supervisor
  • ACI Concrete
  • US Army: Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical
  • gINT Certification
  • BSA Woodbadge Leadership Training


  • Honesty & Integrity
  • Ability to plan, implement and complete geological ground investigations
  • Geotechnical and Environmental logging
  • Well-developed technical report writing
  • Well-developed presentation, communication, and teamwork skills
  • Autonomous – working without supervision
  • Organized – outcome and deadline orientated
  • Initiative – self starter
  • Focussed – excellent time management skills
  • Bridge builder / Networker


  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Army Good Conduct Medal

Professional Organizations:

  • Geological Society of America
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists
  • Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists


  • Matt Earnshaw, Sr. Environmental Geologist: (707) 527-5509
  • Peter R. Dodsworth, Principal Geotechnical Engineer: (707) 543-4218
  • William W. Moore, Principal Geotechnical Engineer: (707) 746-0427
  • Keith Gregory, Principal (RGH Consultants): (707) 544-1072
  • Erik Olsborg, Vice President (BACE Geotechnical): (707) 838-0780
  • Rowan “Goose” Tucker, Principal (ERRG): (925) 969-0750
  • Art Graff, Senior Engineer (Brunsing Associates): (707) 887-2505