Omar E. Smith, P.E.
Mr. Smith is a Vice President with S2Li and also serves as Regional Manager in our Woodstock, Georgia office. Mr. Smith has managed major solid waste projects in the public and private sector for over 35 years with work assignments directly involving key decision makers, elected officials, project staff, regulatory agencies, and the general public. His project management skills and assignments have taken him from public presentations in the morning to digging in landfills in the afternoon.
He has been involved in comprehensive services for solid waste management facilities including the permitting, design, construction, operations, closure, and post-closure of solid waste facilities; procurement of solid waste disposal and landfill gas to energy services; facility siting; solid waste management studies; and third-party design review. He has a strong background in computer applications on engineering assignments including development of computer programs to aid in the design of multi-lined landfills, solid waste vehicle transportation and other environmental facilities; life cycle costs of proposed projects; feasibility study modeling; construction progress monitoring; and air quality monitoring.
Mr. Smith has managed solid waste assignments for Brevard, Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Leon, Marion, Martin, Nassau, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, St. Lucie, and Volusia Counties in Florida; the cities of Alexandria, Virginia; Macon and Warner Robbins, Georgia; Concord, New Hampshire; Gwinnett County, Georgia, Fairfax County, Virginia; and many other public and private clients in counties and municipalities throughout the eastern United States.
Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree and a Master of Science degree from the University of Memphis. He is a registered professional engineer in the states of Georgia, Florida, and Tennessee. He is an active member in the Solid Waste Association of North America and the National Waste and Recycling Association.