DENVER – The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) has recognized Christopher Neumann, a shareholder in the local office of law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP as the Environmental Connection 2013 Presenter of the Year.

NEUMANNCNeumannThe award selects one outstanding presenter each year that demonstrates excellent presentation skills, educational delivery and content presentation. The winner is determined through the review of presenter evaluations received at IECA’s annual conference and expo which was held this year Feb. 10-13 in San Diego.

Neumann’s presentation was entitled Stormwater Enforcement and Risk Mitigation Trends. This was his first presention at Environmental Connection.

Neumann is a civil engineer and Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control. He works with clients in the natural gas, petroleum, construction, home building, solid- and hazardous-wastes industries, environmental, mining and natural-resources areas with an emphasis on complex stormwater compliance and enforcement matters.