August 7, 2017, Indianapolis, Indiana – Wilcox Environmental Engineering is pleased to announce the promotion of James M. King, Ph.D., LPG, to President. Dr. King joined Wilcox in 2010 as the Technical Director of the Investigation and Remediation Services Division and was promoted to VP of Operations in 2013, the position he held until he assumed the role of President.
“For the last seven years, Wilcox staff have been blessed to have Dr. King’s considerable technical knowledge and consulting savvy as part of our team. We are excited to now experience the added benefit of Dr. King’s considerable business acumen and leadership. Jim’s character, personality, and reputation truly represent Wilcox’s core values and culture.”
Dr. King holds degrees in geology and hydrogeology from Wittenberg University, the University of Toledo, and Indiana University Bloomington and has been an environmental consultant for more than 35 years. During that time, he has held leadership positions in a number of professional organizations and developed wide-ranging expertise in soil and groundwater investigations and remediation, groundwater flow and transport modeling, statistical analyses of groundwater quality data, health-based risk assessments, and vapor intrusion assessments and mitigation. Dr. King is also frequently engaged as an expert in legal environmental matters involving chlorinated solvents.