About Us

The firm was established in July 2008 by Cheryl J. Moody and is based in Belville, Brunswick County, North Carolina. Our office is located in the Belville Industrial Park, adjacent to the Waterford Commercial development, just minutes from historic downtown Wilmington.

Cheryl J. Moody
Cheryl J. Moody, P.E.

Ms. Moody has over 32 years of environmental consulting experience and holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology from the University of Vermont and a Master’s of Science degree in Environmental Science from the University of New Haven. Ms. Moody is a North Carolina licensed Professional Engineer. Ms. Moody began her career in Honolulu Hawaii in 1990 and worked in New England prior to relocating to southeastern North Carolina in 1998.

Ms. Moody’s experience includes a broad range of service lines including, but not limited to, due diligence, assessment and remediation, underground storage tanks, Brownfield redevelopment, compliance, stormwater management, mold, asbestos, indoor air quality, LEED and natural resource services relating to residential, commercial and industrial properties.

When Cheryl is not working, she enjoys photography, travel and spending time with her husband and four boys.

What People are Saying


"Cheryl is a rare example of an environmental consultant who thoroughly understands the scientific and regulatory aspects of environmental work, as well as the "big picture" business needs of her clients."

-Peter McGrath, Member Moore & Van Allen PLLC

"Cheryl is hard working, ethical and very knowledgeable in her line of work. We would highly recommend her firm for any Environmental testing that may be required."

-Lee Dixon, EDA Morehead

"Cheryl is a detail-oriented professional who is responsive, reliable and a subject matter expert. She has been able to react quickly to our company’s needs in a timely manner. Her deliverables are concise and she provides an understandable executive summary which has helped us to make appropriate business decisions. I would highly recommend Cheryl and her firm to anyone seeing environmental consulting services."

-Dee Jones, Time Warner Cable


Ms. Moody holds the following registrations and certifications:
Licensed Professional Engineer (NC)
Registered Environmental Manager (REM) with the National Registry of Environmental Professional
Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant (CIEC) through the American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC). This certification is accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB), a nationally recognized independent accreditation body.
Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS) through the American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC). This certification is accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB), a nationally recognized independent accreditation body.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), Green Associate
North Carolina Certified Well Contractor
North Carolina Certified Stormwater Control Measures Inspection & Maintenance Professional (formerly known as “Certified Storm Water BPM Inspector”)
40 Hour OSHA Certified
North and South Carolina Accredited Asbestos Inspector
North and South Carolina Accredited Management Planner

Board Positions and Memberships:

National Certification Board Member - The American Council for Accredited Certification
Board Member Wilmington Regional Safety and Health School; 2006-Present: Former President 2010-2011: Former Vice President 2009-2010
Member - Cape Fear Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) 2010-Present: Former Board Member (2011-2014)
Former Chairman, Brunswick Riverwalk at Bellville Board 2016-2017

Awards and Conference Presentations:

National Conference Presentation - Environmental Information Association (EIA) Miami, FL 2019 -Brownfield Redevelopment Challenges - Asbestos
Award Recipient – 2014 Coastal Entrepreneurs Business of the Year
Award Recipient - 2013 YWCA Woman of Achievement Award - Environmental

Ryan Kramer
Ryan Kramer
Sr. Project Manager

Mr. Kramer has over 20 years of experience in the environmental field and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Geology with a Geography minor from Kutztown University in Pennsylvania. Mr. Kramer began his career behind a drill rig during his college years and began working as an environmental consultant upon graduating in 2005. Mr. Kramer’s experience includes conducting environmental due diligence services including Phase I / II Environmental Site Assessments, Transaction Screen Assessments, RSRA Reports, HUD and USDA Environmental Assessments, Stormwater Management, Mold and Indoor Air Quality. He also performs asbestos, lead-based paint and radon gas surveys where he holds licenses in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and Tennessee.

When Ryan is not in the field or writing reports, he enjoys going to concerts, traveling to National Parks and playing sports with his wife and two young kids.


Mr. Kramer holds the following registrations and certifications:
North Carolina: Asbestos Inspector
North Carolina: Lead-based paint inspector
South Carolina: Asbestos Inspector
Virginia: Asbestos Inspector
Virginia: Lead-based paint Inspector
Tennessee: Asbestos Inspector (pending)
Tennessee: Lead-based paint Inspector (pending)
National Radon Proficiency Program (NRPP) certified Radon Measurement Professional
OSHA 40 hour and 8-hour refresher Hazwoper

Alex Canady
Mary-Alexis “Alex" Canady
Staff Scientist

Ms. Canady has five years of field and laboratory experience and holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology from University of North Carolina Wilmington. Ms. Canady's experience includes Field data collection, conducting environmental Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, asbestos inspections and indoor air quality inspections.

When Alex is not working she enjoys playing volleyball, being in nature, and reading.

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