Hancock Associates, a leading local provider of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science services, is pleased to announce that Kristan Farr has joined the firm as a Project Wetland Scientist. Kristan is based out of Hancock’s Danvers office and assisting in the preparation of applications for wetland permitting as well as research and wetland delineations in the field.
Prior to joining Hancock Associates, Kristan served as a Planning/Conservation Agent for the town of Danvers, an Energy and Environmental Planner for the Northern Middlesex Council of Governments and Geographic Specialist for the United States Census Bureau.
Kristan has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Geography from Bridgewater State College. She has a Wetland Science and Regulations Certificate and a Wetland and Open Space Law Advanced Certificate from the Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions as well as a US ACOE Wetland Delineator Certification in Wetland Science from the Institute for Wetland and Environmental Education and Research. Kristan also completed the MassDOT/Federal Highway Administration’s Baystate Roads Program as a Roads Scholar.
Kristan lives in Beverly, Massachusetts.
“I really enjoy being a wetland scientist. I get to apply my knowledge during the day and go home at night knowing I have accomplished something important to help our clients and environment,” said Kristan. “I joined Hancock Associates because of their great business reputation and because the people are incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and professional.”
“Kristan is a great asset to Hancock Associates’ Wetland Science department,” said President Wayne C. Jalbert. “Her skills and local knowledge are invaluable, and her work ethic is superior. We’re thrilled to have her join our team.”