Areas of Expertise: 

Air Permitting/Regulatory Compliance, Environmental Program Auditing, Litigation Support, and environmental management systems

Representative Industries:

Oil & Gas Production, Petrochemicals and Refining, Pulp & Paper


Licensed Professional Engineer; Chemical Engineering (Louisiana and Texas);

Trade Associations:

American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and Source Evaluation Society (SES/QSTI)


B.S. Chemical Engineering, Louisiana State University

Environmental Management

Office: 281-806-5830


Baton Rouge, LA

Personal Interest:

General sport enthusiast, including fishing and outdoors, Golf, and Soccer. Most of time spent now is spent with family and friends in true Cajun fashion

Joel has 20 years of professional experience in air permitting and compliance, developing and implementing environmental management systems, emissions source testing, emissions inventories, emissions controls design, SPCC Plan development and implementation, LDAR program development and implementation, and wastewater treatment plant design and permitting. This experience includes work on Clean Air Act regulations, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), environmental compliance auditing, and oversight and implementation of various state and local programs in the Lower 48.

Joel LeBlanc, P.E.