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Louisiana State University, B.S., General Studies--Engineering and Economics (1977).

Louisiana State University, M.A., Political Science--Environmental Policy (1981).

Louisiana State University, M.S., Civil (Environmental) Engineering, (1994).

Louisiana State University, Coursework and research toward a PhD in Civil Engineering on low turbulence hydrodynamics (2006 - 2010).



Employment History

Office of Environmental Quality—Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, now LDEQ, intern (1980-81).

FC Schaffer & Associates (1981).

Kisatchie-Delta Regional Planning District (1982).

Alvin Fairburn & Associates, part-time (1982-83).

Aero-Data Corp, part time (1982).

D’Appolonia Engineering/IT Corporation, now APTIM (1983-88).

Westinghouse Environmental Services, no longer in business (1988-1991).

Aero-Data Corp (1991-92).

Parsons Corporation (1992-1994).

OHM Remediation Services (1994).

Woodward-Clyde Consultants, part-time (1995).

Contractor to LDEQ (1995).

CK Associates (1996-1998).

EnviroValue LLC, owner (1998–2000).

URS Corporation, now AECOM (2001-07).

Taylor Engineering (2007-2011).

Bob Jacobsen PE, LLC, owner (2011-present).



Professional Registration and Affiliations

Professional Environmental Engineer (1998-Louisiana).

American Society of Civil Engineers (1997-present). 

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