A Founding Principal of RPS GaiaTech, Steven Kline is responsible for GaiaTech's engineering services practice in the U.S. and the U.K., including permitting and compliance, abatement, remediation, air quality services, process optimization and energy auditing services. Other responsibilities include providing transaction consulting and technical support to legal, financial, and corporate clients. Steven has over 20 years of experience as an environmental engineer and geologist, and is a licensed professional engineer. Prior to his work as an environmental consultant, he spent six years in construction engineering and alternative energy research. Steven is a geologist and holds an MS in Environmental Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.