Brandon SteetsBrandon Steets is a Senior Principal at Geosyntec Consultants in Santa Barbara, California. He has served as a consultant since 2000 and specializes in National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) regulations, water quality modelling and monitoring, pollutant source investigation, and stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP) planning and design. Brandon has led watershed modeling to plan over $6 billion in new green infrastructure and demonstrate compliance with TMDL limits. He has led numerous award winning projects, including biofilter design for the Boeing Santa Susana Field Laboratory (2013 CASQA award) and microbial and nutrient source tracking for the Boston Water and Sewer Commission (2018 NACWA award).He has performed training for the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and for numerous municipalities across the United States.  Brandon recently advised the National Academy of Sciences industrial stormwater committee regarding recommendations for U.S. EPA's 2020 Multi-Sector General Permit renewal. He received his BS in environmental engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1998 and his MS in environmental engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 2000.  He is a licensed professional chemical engineer (CA), and California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) certified Qualified Industrial Stormwater Practitioner and Trainer of Record.