The Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON) leadership team oversees the daily operations of some of the largest environmental remediation and geotechnical construction projects in North America. Our leadership team is committed to successfully delivering projects in a safe and efficient manner and brings solid experience, a commitment to safety, and dedication to our clients.

 

  • Steven R. Birdwell, Founder & CEO

    Steven R. Birdwell is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Remedial Construction Services L.P. (RECON) an environmental and geotechnical construction company. In 1989, Mr. Birdwell founded RECON to meet the growing demand for specialized construction services created by new regulations.

  • Jerry O. Mason, President

    Jerry O. Mason is President of Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON), a leader in the environmental remediation and geotechnical construction industry with the ability to design and build solutions for clients’ geotechnical, civil and environmental needs.

  • Danny P. Brown, Senior Vice President of Operations

    Danny P. Brown is Senior Vice President of Operations for Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON). Mr. Brown has more than 30 years of experience in the environmental remediation industry, with a primary focus in multi-faceted, long-term hazardous waste management projects.

  • Timothy Meade, Vice President of Operations

    Timothy Meade is Vice President of Operations for Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON). His primary responsibility is ensuring all projects have the necessary management and field resources for safe and successful execution and that every project is delivered without injury, impact to the environment, on schedule, under budget and to the client’s satisfaction.

  • Tricia B. Irion, Chief Financial Officer

    Tricia B. Irion is Chief Financial Officer for Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON). Ms. Irion has over 30 years of financial experience in the industrial services, oil and gas, chemical, and environmental industries.

  • Dawn E. Smith, Director of Human Resources

    Dawn E. Smith is the Director of Human Resources for Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON). Ms. Smith has over 25 years of experience in building high-performance teams. Her strong operational and HR experience gives her the ability to create teams by attracting and developing the best talent while building a culture of engagement, agility and innovation. Ms. Smith oversees all HR operations for the organization.

  • Joseph Vendetti, Vice President of Decommissioning & Demolition (D&D)

    Joseph Vendetti is Vice President of Decommissioning & Demolition (D&D) for Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON). Mr. Vendetti is an industry Leader in D&D with over 31 years of experience and is widely recognized as a subject matter expert in the field. With a full knowledge of construction and demolition techniques, Mr. Vendetti’s experience in the heavy industrial market will effectively build strategic relationships within the power and industrial sectors. Mr. Vendetti is also a member of the prestigious safety committee for the National Demolition Association.

  • Dale Evans, Senior Director of Technology and Strategy

    Dale Evans is a professional engineer who serves as the Senior Director of Technology and Strategy. His career spans 39 years providing geotechnical and environmental services. This extensive experience and technical expertise enables Mr. Evans to provide the insight needed to effectively determine the best solution to each project.

  • Jeff Watts, Corporate Director of Health, Safety & Environment

    Mr. Watts has more than 20 years of experience in the environmental underwriting, consulting and remediation construction industry, with a primary focus in stewarding corporate HSE functions and managing large-scale remediation projects.