Management Staff

Image descriptionStuart Buttram

Technical Director

Stuart is responsibles for providing technical direction to our environmental and analytical laboratory, assist in the training of new and existing analysts, as well as leading client audits. Additionally, Stuart plays a key role in researching price quotes and providing technical expertise backup to the Business Development group. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.240

Image descriptionSteven Bennett

Operations Manager

Steve Bennett serves as a successful participant on the Executive Management Team that provides company leadership and direction, and presents the expertise in the administration of benefits and the compensation program. He has knowledge and experience in employment law, organizational planning and development, employee relations, safety training, hazardous waste management, and laboratory method development. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.251

Image descriptionRobert Cortez

Department Manager - Petroleum

Robert brings to Pace - Bakersfield over 30 years of experience in Environmental and Oil and Gas testing. He is responsible for day to day operations and business development of Pace - Bakersfield's Petroleum and Field Service Operations.

Contact: [email protected] or (661) 378-4465

Image descriptionPeter Bins

Business Development Manager (Bay Area)

Peter brings a proven track record, understanding of analytical techniques, and experience with regulatory requirements.These abilities enable him to superbly service our client´┐Żs needs. His personal commitment to client satisfaction melds well with Pace - Bakersfield long standing policy of service. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.251

image descriptionDawn M Girroir

Business Development Manager (Southern California Area)

Dawn brings to Pace - Bakersfield a highly motivated, team oriented, and knowledgeable expertise to our group of professionals. Please contact Dawn for all your environmental or petroleum analytical needs. Email: [email protected] or (323) 997-5437

image descriptionAlin Repede

Business Development Manager (Ventura,Santa Barbara Area)

Alin Repede has extensive knowledge and expertise in development of business accounts for Pace - Bakersfield. Working many years in the environmental industry, he understands analytical techniques and he is familiar with regulatory requirements. These abilities, along with his personal commitment to client needs, enable him to provide excellent customer service. Email: [email protected] or (800)878-4911 Ext. 439

Image descriptionKeith Vogel

MIS/LIMS Manager

Keith serves as the Information Systems[IT] manager. Makes plans and coordinates activities such as installation and upgrading of hardware and software, programming and systems design, development of computer networks, implementation of the LIMS system, and analyzes the computer and information needs of the organization. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.210

Image descriptionRick Penner

Supervisor/Laboratory Coordinator

Rick handles issues relating to analytical reports and quality control and dealing with analytical testing questions. With extensive knowledge of the principles and practices of laboratory operation, he oversees and coordinates operational activities in the laboratory. Provides technical assistance to the analysts for establishing the development of guidelines and standards. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.254

Image descriptionSara Guron

QA/QC Manager

Sara is responsibles for setting up and monitoring quality systems including Quality Control procedures handling all quality issues with project management and the Client Service Representatives on site. She is also accountable for the review and approval of stability protocols and summary reports of analytical testings. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.288

Image descriptionMolly Meyers

Client/Field Services Manager

Molly is the primary client contact and ensures project completion on time and within scope and quality. She is responsibles for developing clients and securing contracts to ensure corporate strategic goals and objectives are met. Contact: [email protected] or 800.878.4911 ext.250