Senior Associate/Chief Engineer
Belt Collins Hawaii, LLC
Mr. Stone is Belt Collins Hawaii’s Chief Engineer. With over 26 years of experience, Mr. Stone’s design expertise includes stormwater treatment and inspections, ecosystem restoration, wastewater collection and treatment, water treatment and supply systems, and drainage improvements. He also has extensive experience in environmental permit processes at federal, state and county levels as related to waterfront projects, including Department of the Army permits, Section 401 Water Quality Certification, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits, and resource agency (NOAA, USFWS, SHPD, DLNR-DAR and DOFAW) consultations. He holds bachelor’s degrees in English and Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and is a licensed civil engineer in Hawai‘i. He is also a board-certified environmental engineer in water supply and wastewater with the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists, Certified Floodplain Manager, Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control, and LEED Accredited Professional. He is a former instructor with the University of Hawai‘i Outreach Program Water Technology Education Program. A practitioner of aikido since 1988, Mr. Stone teaches children, teenagers, and adults at the Kaonohi Zanshin Aikido dojo, which meets Saturdays at the Kalihi YMCA. He is also a podcaster on ComicsViews (http://comicsviews.com/), discussing comics, film, and television pop culture.