Celebrating 25 Yeras

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Providing technical and economically feasible solutions to today's environmental issues since 1989.

BEC Staff




Kim Schlachta

~ President

Ms. Schlachta is responsible for project management, and assisting in the management and technical supervision of environmental staff. The clientele Ms. Schlachta works with include the private and public sectors. Since 1998, Ms. Schlachta has managed projects, conducted fieldwork, and produced reports and applications for environmental land use planning, permitting and development. Ms. Schlachta has been qualified as an expert in wetland and wildlife ecology and environmental land use in Lee County, Collier County and the City of Bonita Springs. Ms. Schlachta has received her certification as an Authorized Gopher Tortoise Agent.


Rae Ann Boylan

~ Senior Environmental Consultant

Since 1989, Ms. Boylan has managed many environmental projects. These projects include due diligence assessments for land acquisition purposes, assistance with environmental land planning, coordination on permitting for wetlands and wildlife and compliance monitoring of projects after construction. Ms. Boylan is responsible for project management, and assisting in the management and technical supervision of environmental staff. Ms. Boylan has managed projects, conducted fieldwork, and produced reports and applications for environmental land use planning, permitting and development. The clientele Ms. Boylan works with include the private and public sectors.


David Mason

~ Environmental Scientist II

As an Environmental Scientist with Boylan Environmental Consultants, Inc., Mr. Mason is responsible for coordination of environmental permitting, conducting wildlife surveys, wetland delineations, and other environmental reports. Mr. Mason has coordinated with clientele from both the private and public sectors.


Erica Maynard

~ Environmental Scientist II

As an Environmental Scientist with Boylan Environmental Consultants, Inc., Ms. Maynard is responsible for coordination of environmental permitting, conducting wildlife surveys, wetland delineations, and other environmental reports. As part of her responsibilities, Ms. Maynard has coordinated with clientele from both the private and public sectors. She also has been qualified as an expert in wetland and wildlife ecology and environmental land use in Lee County, the City of Bonita, and the City of Sanibel. Ms. Maynard has received her certification as a Professional Wetland Scientist and as a Certified Associate Ecologist.


Theresa Chu

~ Environmental Scientist II

As an Environmental Scientist with Boylan Environmental Consultants, Inc., Ms. Chu is responsible for producing reports and coordination of environmental permitting, wildlife surveys, preserve monitoring, and other environmental reports. Ms. Chu has coordinated with clientele from both the private and public sectors.


Brian Marino

~ Information Manager

Mr. Marino is responsible for creating and maintaining the databases for our GIS, ACAD, Aerials, Listed Species, and MS Office Documents. Mr. Marino creates a wide variety of exhibits for the environmental scientists and clients. He also prepares exhibits and database tables for Biological Opinions. Mr. Marino is also responsible for GIS and ACAD administration along with training. Other responsibilities include software licensing, network administration, server administration, and purchases and maintenance of office computers, printers, servers, plotters, and software.


Judy Perrella

~ Administration

Since 1983, Mrs. Perrella has been employed in the local engineering/environmental community. Along with environmental consultants, she also has extensive experience working with land surveyors, civil, drainage, structural, electrical and mechanical engineers. While at these other companies, Judy provided administrative support to Presidents, Vice Presidents, Project Managers and office staff. Some of her duties included coordinating client and staff meetings, type daily correspondence, proposals, legal descriptions, contracts, engineering specifications and cost estimates.










The staff of BEC has the experience necessary to provide the various ecological services required by today’s regulations. BEC staff has collectively over 50 years of experience in providing ecological services in Florida. The staff has the necessary scholastic backgrounds for this field. Additionally, the staff of BEC participates in a range of continuing educational programs so that staff is current on the continuing changes in the scientific methodologies employed in the field and the regulatory rule changes.


The company has a broad range of technical equipment to support its environmental programs. BEC’s extensive computer capabilities include AutoCAD, ArcMap, a large database of GIS information, historical and current aerial photography, a large array of graphic programs along with complete Windows support software. BEC is able to provide complete graphic support, GIS mapping, AutoCAD mapping, and desktop publishing documents in-house. The staff of BEC has the training to maximize the benefits of the system, and the system’s flexibility and speed allow the firm to provide a large variety of concise graphic materials in an economical and timely fashion.