The Texas Association of Environmental Professionals (TAEP) is the premier organization for environmental professionals in the State of Texas. One of the primary aims of TAEP is the advancement of the environmental profession and the establishment of a forum to discuss important environmental issues.


Previous Luncheon Meeting Presentations


Jayson Hudson, USACE, November 17th presentation, Nationwides, Banks and More...A Cornucopia of Regulatory Updates from the Galveston District, is available herePDF

Deborah January-Bevers, President and CEO Houston Wilderness, October 20th presentation,
Gulf-Houston Regional Conservation Plan, is available here

Poonam R. Kulkarni, P.E. Environmental Engineer, GSI Environmental Inc., September 15th presentation, Thermal Monitoring of Natural Source Zone Depletion (NSZD), is available herePDF

Heather Woodward, CHMM, REM; Technical Director W&M Environmental Group, August 18th presentation, Solid and Hazardous Waste - New Hazardous Secondary Material Rule,
is available herePDF

Holly Reed, Managing Director, External Affairs, Texas Central Partners, LLC., June 16th presentation, High Speed Rail Corridor Project from Houston to N. Texas, is available herePDF

Michael F. Bloom, PE, ENV SP, BCEE, R. G. Miller Engineers, Inc., May 19th presentation,
Overview of “ENVISION” A Sustainability Rating System for Infrastructure Project,
is available herePDF

Jed Anderson, Attorney, The AL Law Group PLLC,April 21st presentation, Environmental Regulatory ‘Over-Compliance’ Costing Texas Industry $ Millions, is available for download herePDF

Dr. Eduardo Olaguer, Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), March 17th presentation, HARC: Overview of the Benzene and Other Toxics (BEE-TEX) Field Study, is available herePDF

Older Luncheon Meeting Presentations can be found on our Archives page.



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Updated November 27, 2016









with AWMA and CHMM!

Thursday, December 8th

6:30 - 9:30 pm

at the St. Arnold's Brewery

2000 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX 77020

map and directions here


So please join TAEP, CHMM, and AWMA for a fun celebration, games, and as always, great networking and camaraderie!!  Saint Arnold draft beers and root beer, non-alcoholic beverages, and BBQ dinner will be served, 
so please don't forget to tip your bartender and bring your designated driver!

Please note:  this is a very popular event with limited participation available.

RSVP & pre-pay EARLY to ensure you get to attend! 
RSVPs without payment will NOT be held!!


$32 per individual ticket

Reservation deadline is 12 NOON on Thursday, December 8th or when we reach 200 attendees (whichever comes first)

 Make a Reservation



At this year’s TAEP/AWMA/CHMM HOLIDAY SOCIAL, we are bringing back our Scholarship RaffleTo make it interesting, we are awarding at least five $100 Amazon gift cards to several lucky raffle winners! Tickets will be available for purchase at the event. You must be present to win.

We are also going to have a Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament! The winner of the tournament will win a $100 Visa gift card.

Funds raised from the raffle and tournament will help support scholarship programs for each of the host organizations.

We need your help! Can you or your company help sponsor this cause? Sponsorship benefits:

  • Platinum - $500, only one sponsor at this level
- Largest size logo on the banner and table sheets  
- Acknowledgement on the meeting announcement following the social AWMA, CHMM, and TAEP
-Logo posted during the breaks at the HAT conference/TAEP annual conference/CHMM conference

  • Gold - $250, unlimited sponsors at this level  
- Second largest size logo on the banner and table sheets
- Acknowledgement on the meeting announcement following the social o AWMA, CHMM, and TAEP 
  • Green - $150, unlimited sponsors at this level
- Third largest size logo on the banner and table sheets 

  • Red - $100, unlimited sponsors at this level o
- Smallest size logo on the banner and table sheets


If you or your organization would like to help sponsor this effort to raise scholarship funds, please visit the AWMA website to sign up as a sponsor.  Thank you and Happy Holidays!




President's Corner

Click here to see the new President's Page! - updated November 27, 2016



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