Staff News


John Brusa, Jr., P.E., has been named Senior Vice President. John leads the firm’s solid waste group, which includes the management of a wide range of solid waste and renewable energy projects. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, a Board Member of the New York State Association for Solid Waste Management, and a member of the New York State Tire Derived Aggregate Technical Advisory Board.




John Benson has also been named Senior Vice President. John is a manager in B&L’s environmental engineering services group and also provides marketing and business development efforts for the firm in New York and Pennsylvania. He is serving as a citizen appointed member of the Onondaga County Council on Environmental Health, is a recent graduate of CenterState CEO’s Executive Leadership Development Series, and is a member of B&L’s management committee.



Chad Hutton, P.E., has been named Associate. Chad's primary responsibilities include performing engineering, construction administration and field services for a diverse range of solid waste projects. He holds professional certifications as related to landfill operations and maintenance.





Thomas Baird, P.E., CPESC has been named Associate. Tom has extensive experience in highway design, environmental design, and stormwater management for various state agencies, municipalities and private industry. He is affiliated with the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Society of Highway Engineers, and the NYS Floodplain & Stormwater Managers Association.