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Edward Coleman

Chief Operating Officer

During his tenure at RPS, Edward has served as General Counsel and Director of Business Development prior to being named Chief Operating Officer in 2017. Prior to joining RPS in 2007, Edward practiced law for fourteen years with a focus on environmental issues as well as litigation. In addition to being a licensed attorney, Edward is a licensed general contractor and holds additional certifications pertinent to the stormwater industry. He is constantly challenging the RPS team to broaden their knowledge of stormwater issues and new technologies while continuing to provide industry leading services and solutions. Edward enjoys spending time on the water and attending his children’s sporting events.

Certifications:
  • Licensed Attorney
  • Licensed General Contractor
  • NASCLA National General Contractor’s Certification
  • Virginia Certified Responsible Land Disturber
  • Maryland Erosion and Sediment Control Certification
  • SCM Construction Inspection Training and Certification
  • Certified Stormwater BMP Inspection and Maintenance Professional
  • Certified Stormwater Professional
  • NC Pesticide License with Aquatics endorsement
  • OSHA 10

Fun Fact:

Has a cocktail named in his honor called the ‘Uncle Eddie’.