WasteCap Resource Solutions
Communications and Outreach Specialist
July 2003 to July 2005
American Transmission Company
Environmental Project Manager
July 2005 to January 2009
US Fish and Wildlife Service
June 2000 to September 2002
Madison, Wisconsin Area
Clear Current, LLC
Founder and Principal Manager
Wind Capital Group
January 2009 to June 2014
Tradewind Energy, Inc.
Director of Environmental Studies and Permitting
December 2016 to September 2019
What company does Amber Zuhlke work for?
Amber Zuhlke works for WasteCap Resource Solutions
What is Amber Zuhlke's role at WasteCap Resource Solutions?
Amber Zuhlke is Communications and Outreach Specialist
What industry does Amber Zuhlke work in?
Amber Zuhlke works in the Renewables & Environment industry.
Communications and Outreach Specialist @ WasteCap Resource Solutions From July 2003 to July 2005 (2 years 1 month) Environmental Project Manager @ American Transmission Company Served as Project Manager responsible for environmental and permitting aspects of construction and maintenance of high-voltage electric infrastructure as well as internal and external environmental messaging, sustainability initiatives, and environmental communications. From July 2005 to January 2009 (3 years 7 months) STEP Intern @ US Fish and Wildlife Service Assisted in evaluation and development of management plans for private properties, conducted field based surveys of native flora and fauna, provided technical support for native species preservation projects, and coordinated efforts of Wisconsin Conservation Corps crew. From June 2000 to September 2002 (2 years 4 months) Madison, Wisconsin AreaFounder and Principal Manager @ Clear Current, LLC Managing and growing a business dedicated to providing solutions to the sometimes endless environmental and permitting challenges that can come with project development. With years of experience in the renewable energy and power utility industries, Clear Current, LLC (formerly Amber Zuhlke Consulting, LLC) can assist with:• Strategic planning and risk management• Project management• Environmental due diligence• Federal, state, and local permit strategies and implementation, including NEPA• Preparation of Habitat Conservation Plans and Bird and Bat Conservation Strategies• Environmental survey and project plans• External communications• Stakeholder management, including agency engagement• Conceptual design support • Permit compliance Environmental Manager @ Wind Capital Group Project Manager responsible for integrating sustainable, environmental priorities into corporate initiatives, strategic planning, coordination and consideration of internal and external stakeholder interests, environmental messaging, and environmental study and permitting for wind farm facilities ($100-$600 million projects). Managed environmental aspects of all projects in company portfolio Selected, hired, and managed consultants and subcontractors Advised leadership on potential risks, mitigation plans and expected financial impact of variousenvironmental scenarios Forecasted and managed multi-million dollar environmental budget Developed corporate environmental messaging platform and associated communications Engaged with various environmental and local non-profit and special interest groups Organized and participated in public outreach, including media plans and public open houses Developed corporate and project specific Avian and Bat Protection Plans Lead communication and secured project permitting with Federal, State, and Local agencies Developed Environmental Handbook and employee training plan Lead development of Habitat Conservation Plans for specific project sites Coordinated compliance planning, implementation, and audits From January 2009 to June 2014 (5 years 6 months) Director of Environmental Studies and Permitting @ Tradewind Energy, Inc. Responsible for managing desktop and field-based environmental assessments and studies, oversight of environmental and permitting consultants and specialists, coordinating with federal, state, and local agencies, environmental stakeholder outreach, environmental compliance and permitting including Endangered Species Act, Migratory Bird Act, Bald and Golden Eagle Act, and National Environmental Policy Act, and tracking and managing all permitting required for development, construction, and operation of wind and solar renewable energy projects. From December 2016 to September 2019 (2 years 10 months)
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
3 year(s), 3 month(s)
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