American Engineering Testing
550 Cleveland Avenue North
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114
Telephone: (651) 659-9001
October 25, 2012 - For immediate release.
For more information, call Bob Struve, 651-659-9001.
American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET) announces the hire of Jane M. Willard, Senior Geologist.
St. Paul, Minn. – American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET), a leading engineering consulting firm, hired Jane M. Willard, PG, CPG, as a senior geologist. As the former owner and president of EnPro Assessment Corp, Jane brings over 30 years of environmental assessment experience to AET’s environmental department.
“We have enjoyed a long-standing professional relationship with Jane,” said Kate Kleiter, manager of AET’s St. Paul environmental department. “We are thrilled to welcome her—and her far-reaching expertise—to our team.”
Jane earned a master’s degree (with honors) in geology from University of Kansas. She also has a master’s degree in Education from Buffalo State University (NY) and a bachelor’s degree in English from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. Her experience includes project management, quality assurance, technical third party reviews, and managing technical staff. She has personally reviewed or managed over 3,500 environmental assessments since 1985.
Jane was an active and voting member of the original American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Environmental Assessment Committee. In this role, she assisted in the development of Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessment and transaction screen records. She is also the co-founder of the Minnesota Environmental Assessment Roundtable (MEAR) and is involved in several industry and local organizations.
For Jane, engineering is a family affair. Her daughter, Saura Jost, is a structural engineer in the Twin Cities. Her husband, Mick Jost, is a former environmental consultant and is now a senior scientist at the Minnesota Technical Assistance Program at the University of Minnesota. Jane and her husband have resided in the Groveland-Mac neighborhood of St. Paul for over 25 years.
AET is an employee-owned corporation, providing professional services to public and private sector clients since 1971. AET's engineers, geologists, scientists and certified technicians assist owners, developers, government, consultants and contractors with their environmental, design, construction and restoration projects.
AET office/laboratories are located in the following cities - Florida: Palatka - Idaho: Post Falls - Indiana: Gary - Louisiana: Baton Rouge - Minnesota: Albertville, Duluth, International Falls, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, Saint Paul - North Dakota: Dickinson, Williston - South Dakota: Beresford, Pierre, Rapid City, Sioux Falls - Wisconsin: Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Menomonie, Wausau.
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