American Environmental Consulting, Inc. (AEC) was founded in 2012 by Ms. Kelly Eger-Smith, R.E.M., a 25 year veteran in the environmental science field in Florida. Kelly’s vision was to build an environmental firm that provides practical, business-minded solutions to real property environmental issues. As such, AEC applies the science of environmental investigation and analysis to provide our clients with sensible, cost-effective solutions communicated in a practical and understandable way.
Thanks to great clients and a dedication to service, AEC has experienced 100% growth year-over-year.
Kelly Eger-Smith, President, began her career in environmental science in 1991 as an environmental chemist. In 1995, Ms. Eger-Smith joined PBS&J (now Atkins) as the Technical Operations Manager and Health & Safety Officer for the firm’s environmental testing laboratory in Orlando. In this role, she developed quality assurance & quality control manuals and standard operating procedures for specialized work conducted for the Department of the Army and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and managed all associated Federal contracts. From 2001 through 2012, Kelly managed the Central Florida office of a multi-discipline engineering firm. In addition, as a company Principal, she lead the firm’s Environmental Engineering Team, oversaw the firm’s Occupational Health and Safety Program, and served as Vice President of Human Resources and as Principal-in-Charge of Risk (Contract) Management.
In her role as President of AEC, Ms. Eger-Smith is responsible for all technical services performed by the firm, human resources, insurance, contracts, quality assurance/quality control, business development, client service and daily operational management.