Press Release

Senior Remediation Engineer Lydia Ross joins GEI in Raleigh

February 5, 2024

Portrait of Lydia Ross, P.E. Raleigh, NC (Feb. 5, 2024) – Senior Remediation Engineer Lydia Ross, P.E., has joined GEI Consultants. Lydia brings more than 16 years of diverse environmental engineering experience including consulting, technology supply, and non-profit leadership.

“Lydia combines remarkable people skills with a proven technical background,” says Amber Ahles, PMP, Vice President and Raleigh Branch Manager at GEI. “Lydia will enable our project teams to function at a higher level by actively listening and seeking to understand different viewpoints to achieve project goals, and ensure positive results for all.”

Lydia specializes in soil and groundwater remediation design and implementation, with a focus on petroleum hydrocarbon remediation. Lydia combines technical expertise, intuition, and a genuine affinity for interpersonal relationships to orchestrate mutually beneficial outcomes for multidisciplinary teams and diverse stakeholders.

“GEI gives me the opportunity to utilize my skills and expand my experience, not only in remediation design and implementation, but also in leadership, including mentoring junior staff and relationship development with clients and stakeholders,” says Lydia. “I was attracted to the collaborative and inclusive culture at GEI. I’m excited to collaborate with the impressive range of technical experts across the company.”

Lydia holds a Master of Science in Environmental Management from Florida International University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. She serves as President of the Groundwater Professionals of North Carolina and volunteers with Comfort Zone Camp as a North Carolina Regional Advisory Council Member and children’s grief camp counselor.

About GEI: GEI Consultants, Inc. is a consulting engineering firm that delivers professional services that improve our world’s built environment. With more than 1,440 staff and 56 offices in North America, GEI is a leader in providing multi-disciplined engineering and environmental services to a range of private and public sector clients, both domestically and abroad.

As a member of the employee-owned GISI family of companies, we foster personal relationships with our clients and support our staff in a partnership model, which is underpinned by continuous learning and sharing of knowledge. We retain proven, recognized experts and attract the best minds to deliver to our clients a refreshing blend of technical expertise, collaborative spirit, and innovation that is rare in our profession. We engineer solutions in five primary end markets: Water Resources, Energy, Buildings, Infrastructure, and Industrial. For more information on GEI, please visit

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