Environmental Inspection Service offers Mold Testing, Asbestos Testing, Radon Testing, Indoor Air Quality Testing, and Lead Paint Testing in Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Culver City, Palos Verdes and surrounding cities along with Berkeley, San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Freemont, Hayward, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Sunnyvale, and other Bay Area cities. Call us at (310) 396-6532 (Los Angeles office) or (510) 868-1184 (San Francisco/Bay Area office).

Environmental Inspection Qualifications

Los Angeles Environmental Inspections

  •   4/00-current Environmental Inspection Service Santa Monica, CA
  •   President of an environmental consulting company
  •   Transitioned the business to exclusively environmental consulting.
  •   Expanded services to include moisture/mold, lead paint XRF, and indoor air quality.

5/94-3/00 Property & Environmental Inspect. Service Santa Monica, CA

  • President of a real estate inspection and environmental consulting company
  • Expanded the size of the company to accommodate construction consulting work after the Northridge earthquake.
  • Separated the environmental business from the home inspection business.

5/90-4/94 L.A. Property Inspections Santa Monica, CA

  • President of a real estate inspection company
  • Set up and implemented marketing, office, and field procedures.
  • Expanded services to include repair estimates, expert witness work for construction litigation, radon, asbestos, water testing, and Phase 1 environmental assessments.

1/88–4/90 Reliance Home Inspection Co. Los Angeles, CA

  • Operations Manager of a real estate inspection company
  • Responsible for establishing field and office procedures.
  • Hired and trained field and office personnel.
  • Developed asbestos inspection and construction litigation services.

3/87–12/87 SBI Construction & Engineering Co. Los Angeles, CA

  • Project Superintendent
  • Supervised final phase of construction of the Beverly Hills Library and City Offices. Duties included estimating, materials purchasing, and scheduling.

2/87–8/04 City of Santa Monica Rent Control Admin. Santa Monica, CA

  • Construction Consultant
  • Inspected rental buildings and prepared an analytical report that included repair estimates.
  • Testified in front of the Rent Control Board regarding the condition of the property and the costs for repair.

12/84–12/87 Harreschou Construction Los Angeles, CA

  • General Building Contractor
  • Planned and executed all aspects of construction.
  • Hands-on contractor who specialized in residential remodeling.


9/84–12/85 Cal State Univ. Northridge Northridge, CA

  • English major; special classes – Art Design, Furniture Design

8/82–9/84 Cal State Univ. Long Beach Long Beach, CA

  • English major; special classes – Building Construction

6/77–5/79 Portland State University Portland, OR


1984- current California B General Building Contractor’s License #466313

1988 Microscopy Certification in NIOSH Method 582 from USC

1993- current CA Certified Asbestos Consultant #92-0816

1995- current CA Certified Lead Paint Hazard Inspector-Assessor #400

1995- current CAL EPA Register Environmental Assessor 1 #06288

1993-1996 EPA Certified Radon Testing/Consulting Specialist #227

2005- current NEHA National Radon Proficiency Program RMP #103704 RT

2000- current Certified Microbial Investigator, American IAQ Council

2002- current Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor, American IAQ Council


1987 Construction Management Certification Program, UCLA

1992 Measurement and Control of Electromagnetic Radiation, UC Riverside

1995 RMD’s LPA-1 Lead Paint Inspection System Manufacturer’s Training

1996 & 2007 Niton XRF Spectrum Analyzer Manufacturer’s Training

1999 Floods, Sewage, Mold – The Remediators, University of Tulsa, EPA training workshop in Los Angeles

1999 Cleaning for a Health Indoor Environment, University of Tulsa, EPA training workshop in Los Angeles

1999 Microbial Contamination: Sampling, Laboratory, Remedial and Legal Issues, Forensic Analytical Specialties, Inc., Los Angeles

2000 Strategies for Conducting Meaningful Microbial IAQ Investigations, American IAQ Council., AZ

2001 Mold Remediation In Buildings, Environmental Testing & Technologies, San Diego, CA


1988- current California Real Estate Inspection Association (CREIA)

1993 Founding Member and of South Bay/West LA CREIA Chapter

1994- 95 President of Los Angeles Chapter of CREIA

1988-90 Member in American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)

1988-92 ICBO, Professional Member

1999- current Environmental Information Association

2000- currrent American IAQ Council

2004- current Indoor Air Quality Association, Inc.

Environmental Inspection Services provides Mold Testing, Asbestos Testing, Radon Testing, Indoor Air Quality Test, Lead Paint Testing in Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Culver City, Palos Verdes and surrounding cities. We offer both residential and commercial environmental inspections by highly trained inspectors who provide value and a cost effective service. Please call 310-396-6532 for a quote.