Lee obtained a bachelor of science degree in forestry management in 2001and a master of science degree in environmental sciences in 2007 – both from Louisiana State University. Lee joined Delta in 2013 and is involved with technical development and the management of wetland restoration projects.
Prior to joining Delta, he was a natural resource specialist for C-K Associates, an environmental consulting firm in Baton Rouge, LA. For the past 11 years, Lee has primarily focused on wetland delineation, wetland permitting, wetland restoration and mitigation, habitat mapping and surveys, threatened and endangered species surveys, and oil spill response. As an environmental consultant, he was directly involved with the development of 11 approved wetlands mitigation banks within the USACE New Orleans District and the USACE Vicksburg District. He has also been directly involved with the development of several permittee-responsible mitigation projects in south Louisiana, as well as habitat restoration projects for oil spill damages.
Lee is experienced and proficient in GPS and GIS mapping software. He has also completed the Wetland Training Institute Wetland Delineation course.