Ms. Boyd has more than 5 years of experience and currently serves as a Project Planner and GIS Analyst for Meridian Consultants. Her background in environmental analysis within a variety of fields enables her to provide thorough assistance in the research and preparation of environmental documents. She has successfully worked on several projects complying with CEQA and NEPA, assisting project managers with a wide variety of projects in Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties. Additionally, she has written WSAs for several projects.
At Meridian Consultants, Ms. Boyd is responsible for planning, preparing, and monitoring environmental research, as well as completing impact analyses and devising mitigation measures for various projects. Ms. Boyd has worked on several EIRs, including the Santa Paula West Business Park Specific Plan EIR and East Area 1 EIRs. She also has participated in noise monitoring mitigation studies for various projects, including for the Coachella Arts and Music Festival and Stagecoach Festival in Indio, and Newhall Ranch in the Santa Clarita Valley.In addition, Ms. Boyd utilizes GIS as needed to assist with environmental documentation and planning, and she has created maps for various projects, including the Los Angeles World Airports EIR and the Newhall Ranch EIR. Prior to joining Meridian Consultants, Ms. Boyd spent time completing environmental permits, including stormwater permits, a groundwater monitoring plan exemption, and zoning clearances for an oil and gas company.
Bachelor of Science, Environmental Management and Protection, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Certificate of Completion (Esri), Going Places with Spatial Analysis
Certificate of Completion (Esri), Working with CAD Data in ArcGIS Desktop
Association of Environmental Professionals