Trinity Consultants, an international environmental consulting firm that specializes in industrial air quality issues, recently hired Shannon G. Lynn, P.E. as a Principal Consultant in its Little Rock, Arkansas office. Mr. Lynn has more than 22 years of consulting experience assisting organizations with regulatory requirements related to air quality issues. He has worked with dozens of Arkansas facilities in industries such as specialty chemical manufacturing, agricultural processing, refining, printing, minerals processing, general manufacturing, and forest products. He is an expert at navigating complex regulatory requirements under the Clean Air Act including construction and operating permits, compliance with national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS), and air quality modeling studies. Mr. Lynn has also led numerous air quality permitting projects in other states, including Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

Trinity’s Little Rock office is managed by Charles R. (Chuck) Buttry, Principal Consultant, who commented on the hiring. “Shannon is one of the most respected consultants in Arkansas and we are pleased to make his talents available to our clients. His expertise will enhance our ability to meet client needs as new regulations become effective and agency requirements become more stringent, increasing pressure on companies to manage compliance requirements.”

Mr. Lynn is a registered professional engineer in 13 states who graduated from the University of Arkansas with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He is active on the Air Committee of the Arkansas Environmental Federation and is a frequent presenter on air compliance topics in Arkansas.

Since it opened in 1996, Trinity’s Little Rock office has completed nearly 1,200 projects addressing air quality permitting and regulatory requirements for industrial clients in Arkansas, Tennessee, and Mississippi. Trinity operates in 31 other U.S. locations and in China and the Middle East. Trinity also markets BREEZE® environmental modeling software, implements technology solutions for EH&S information management, and provides professional EH&S training and EH&S staffing services.