Matrix Hires New Director of West Coast Operations

Florham Park, NJ - Matrix New World Engineering, Inc. (Matrix), is pleased to announce that Michael Romero has joined Matrix as the Director of West Coast Operations. Matrix is a major engineering firm which provided oil spill cleanup services following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, stabilization work on the Statue of Liberty and surveying for the rebuilding of the World Trade Center.

Dennis Petrocelli, Co-Founder & Senior Vice President, Matrix, stated, “We are excited to have Michael join our team and look forward to expanding our services, capabilities, and operations on the West coast.”

He will be reporting to Mr. Petrocelli and will be responsible for providing leadership, technical support and business development to our West Coast Operations. The addition of Michael will allow Steve Figgins to focus on the growing Irvine office and Steve’s recent success in his litigation support projects.

Michael received his B.S. from Northern Arizona University and his career spans over 20 years which includes technical experience, 13 years in management and supervisory positions, and extensive experience in technical and production-based environments. 

Michael’s most recent role was the Arizona Environmental Operations Manager for Amec, a large Global Engineering firm. In that role, Michael was selected into the leadership program where he was one of twenty senior managers across Amec to receive special training and skills. Michael managed a diverse group of 36 professionals and technicians performing environmental services throughout the Western United States.

His group was responsible for providing consistency and quality to all efforts related to environmental services to include landfill investigations; Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments (ESA); Environmental Baseline Surveys; State and Federal Superfund Site Investigations; State Assurance Fund projects; Property Exit Assessments; subsurface release investigations; facility demolition and renovation inspections; water damage mitigation; employee exposure monitoring; and indoor air quality surveys. 

Michael currently resides in Chandler, Arizona with his spouse Amy and their two children, Michael and Brooke.

Formed in 1990, Matrix is a leading woman-owned full-service engineering and environmental services firm. Matrix is working on a wide range of infrastructure, building and environmental projects for public and private-sector clients throughout the United States. The Florham Park, NJ-based company has offices in the Northeast as well as Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, New Hampshire, Delaware, California, and Arizona.

For more information on this firm, contact Dennis Petrocelli at 800.747.MATRIX,

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