Julia Caprio is a Senior Principal Consultant based in Tennessee with more than 25 years of experience focused on quality as it relates to the environmental engineering sector.
During the past two decades, Julia has focused on quality management practices and principles including data validation services. She specializes in project quality management, the preparation and review of quality assurance project plans (QAPPs), the development of quality assurance management plans (QMPs) as well as internal and external quality training. She also oversees data verification, data evaluation, data validation, and conducts QA audits, including laboratory and on-site field audits.
To date, Julia has been the QA manager or provided QA oversight for more than 250 projects and has authored more than 100 QAPPs. She has developed an expertise that intersects Geosyntec's diverse practices, and her data validation experience includes chemical, radiological, and geotechnical parameters for sediments, soil, groundwater, surface water, and soil vapor/air among other media. Julia has contributed her QA expertise to many proposals and business development efforts across the firm. She has also been a key contributor to some of Geosyntec's largest, most complex projects, such as the Berry's Creek Study Area RI/FS and the Asia Rare Earth LTSF D&D project. She also was a major contributor in the development of the Geosyntec QMP as well as the firm's U.S. EPA QMP and a Nuclear Quality Assurance-1 (NQA-1) QMP for nuclear facility projects.
Julia continues to advance the state of the practice by giving regular presentations on quality management at various professional meetings, including regional EPA meetings.