Wally has been locating and assisting in the acquisition and restoration of environmentally sensitive land tracts for over a decade. Having been involved in location, acquisition and restoration of over 12,000 acres of environmental land since 1999, Wally continues to seek and consult with owners of high quality land targets with excellent wetland and riparian characteristics for restoration and mitigation purposes. Having spent nearly 35 years in the real estate industry, Wally has developed a systematic approach to land analysis and is considered an expert in alternative, ecological land uses. Within MITICO, Wally acts as General Manager and leads the company’s efforts in land analysis and acquisition. He also consults with the team regularly in the areas of conservation easements, mitigation proposals and credit sales, short and long term mitigation site management.
Certified Soil Scientist
Matt is responsible for wetland delineations, mitigation design and planning, and mitigation bank development and construction. He has been involved with wetland regulations for 18 years. During those 18 years he has implemented and assessed wetland projects in Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, and Texas. He is a member of the Society of Wetland Scientists and Missouri Association of Professional Soil Scientists. Matt received his BS in agronomy from Missouri State University
Lakeya is a J.D. and M.B.A. graduate from Saint Louis University who has worked with MITICO for the past six years with the company’s regulatory and compliance requirements. She's responsible for relationship management and project compliance; drafts monitoring reports; assists in project acquisition; and serves as a liaison between MITICO and regulatory agencies.
Zach holds a BS in Wildlife Biology from Missouri State University and will receive a master’s degree in Natural Resource Science and Management from the University of Missouri in December of 2018. He has worked in a variety of settings to preserve aquatic systems through management, scientific research, and advocacy. Zach is responsible for promoting Mitico’s restoration services through partnerships with landowners and conservation organizations. He will also assess the impact of restoration projects on the aquatic resources present and craft mitigation and management plans accordingly.