Geoff Reilly

Senior Associate Environmental Planner

Overview

Geoff Reilly, AICP is a Senior Associate Environmental Planner at WRA, Inc.  He has 23 years of experience in the preparation and management of environmental review documents pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).  He has a broad knowledge of environmental and regulatory issues that affect land development and has successfully managed the environmental review process for many complex and controversial projects.  He has acted both as project manager and principal writer for a wide variety of projects, including residential subdivisions, commercial retail and office developments, mixed-use projects, institutions, recreational amenities, industrial facilities, solar, bridge replacements, and roadway improvements.

Geoff has supervised the preparation of all types of CEQA and NEPA documents for both public and private sector clients, including initial studies, mitigated negative declarations, environmental assessments, EIRs, EISs, categorical exemptions and exclusions, constraints analyses, technical background reports, and third-party review.  He also has prepared many Program EIRs for Master Plans, Specific Plans and General Plan Updates throughout California.  His responsibilities include marketing, client and subcontractor liaison, project budgeting and scheduling, QA/QC, and the presentation of environmental analyses, recommendations, and strategies at client meetings and public hearings.

Projects

Oddstad Assisted Living Facility EIR, City of Pacifica, California

Recology Green Rail Project EIR/EA, County of Yuba, California

City of Healdsburg General Plan Update EIR, City of Healdsburg, California

Santa Rosa Downtown Street Furniture Palette Initial Study/Negative Declaration, Santa Rosa, California

Sonoma Village West Mixed Use Development Expanded IS, City of Sonoma, California

Marina Bay Parkway Grade Separation Initial Study/MND, City of Richmond, California

Big Wave Wellness Center and Office Park Project EIR, San Mateo County, California

Dutra Haystack Landing Asphalt and Recycling Facility EIR, Sonoma County, California

Pepperdine University Upper Campus Development Project EIR, County of Los Angeles, California

Education

BA, Resource and Environmental Geography, Spanish Minor, San Diego State University

Other

American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP)

American Planning Association (APA)

2013 NWETC NEPA Certification: Writing the Perfect EA/FONSI or EIS

2013 Caltrans Local Assistance Training Certification