Ms. Welch has been gaining professional experience under the direction of LACO Associates since July 2015. She began an internship with LACO in July 2015 working on a National Parks Service’s Sampling and Analysis Plan for a property in Humboldt County. From there she was filing USTCF application for several UST leaks in Mendocino County and then moved into the stormwater field during winter of 2015. Upon graduation from Montana Tech, Ms. Welch accepted a full-time position with LACO. She has continued to work on stormwater compliance projects for both construction and industrial sites in Mendocino and Sonoma counties.