Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

Chazen’s Environmental Department Expands



Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (July 17, 2019) – The Chazen Companies is excited to welcome the addition of two new employees to its expanding Environmental Services team in Troy and Glens Falls.

Beth Clements joins Chazen as a Senior Environmental Scientist. Clements graduated from SUNY Cobleskill with an Associate of Science and Bachelor of Technology degree in Plant Science-Environmental Studies/Technology. Previously, she worked for Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. in Northern Virginia as an Associate Environmental Scientist where she specialized in wetlands and water resource management. Clements is a certified professional Wetland Scientist and Certified Arborist. She resides in Fort Plain.

Haley Keff joins Chazen as an Assistant Environmental Scientist. Keff is a recent graduate of SUNY Cobleskill and majored in Fisheries & Wildlife Technology. Previously, she worked for Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District as a Vegetation Monitoring Technician and a Stream Monitoring Technician. Keff’s responsibilities includes both field and office work, wetland delineations, ETA habitat assessments, and permitting. She resides in Purling.

“This is an exciting time for Chazen, as we are growing all aspects of our company including ecological and wetland services. We are so pleased to have Beth and Haley join us” said Barbara Beall, PWS, LEED AP, Principal, Director, Natural Resource Services, The Chazen Companies.

About Chazen

Founded over 70 years ago, The Chazen Companies is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, code services, landscape architecture, construction services, transportation planning and traffic engineering to clients in the private and public sectors. Chazen’s 140 employees proudly collaborate with municipalities, state agencies, developers, landowners, utility companies, and industrial, healthcare, education, and nonprofit clients from project concept to completion, taking a customized approach to every project. With offices in Glens Falls, Troy, Poughkeepsie and White Plains, NY; Nashville and Chattanooga, TN; and Portland, OR, Chazen delivers world-class performance focused on creating effective, long-term partnerships with its clients. Learn more at www.chazencompanies.com.

First New York Federal Credit Union lives by the philosophy of “People Helping People” and is committed to serving our members and our community.  Since 2016 First New York has partnered with Catholic Charities Tri-County Services in collecting toilet paper to be distributed throughout the community to people in need.  In wanting to give back we…
Tree on display in downtown Troy throughout December, including the Troy Victorian Stroll Season, presented by the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce 50-foot Colorado Blue Spruce donated by McCann family in memory of daughter Kelly Mayor Patrick Madden announced the delivery of Troy’s 2020 Christmas Tree to Monument Square in historic…
The Tech Valley High School (TVHS) Operating Board voted to appoint the school’s next chief academic officer/principal at a special board meeting Tuesday night. Dr. Amy W. Hawrylchak, who has served as the assistant principal of Guilderland High School since 2015, will become the school’s next leader, effective January 4, 2021. Capital Region…
Dec
14
Kick off your holiday season and finish 2020 strong with our Virtual Holiday NetworkingPlus! Get connected, develop leads and build relationships at our…
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST
Dec
17
Designed to help individuals new to WordPress environment, join Training and Development Specialist, Eleonora Morrell, MicroKnowledge, Inc. to learn how…
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. EST
Jan
14
Join the Chamber at the 2021 State of the County Virtual Event and learn what’s ahead for Rensselaer County and the business community in the coming year…
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.