About Us

The OEC Advantage

For people who want to buy or build on land, Onsite Environmental Consulting (OEC) responds quickly to your need and advises you of the challenges and/or opportunities associated with your project.

OEC’s ecological experts are known for translating complex environmental regulations into language you can understand. We then team with you for an actionable solution that aligns with your project’s goals.

Though based in Jacksonville, Florida, our expertise spans the entire southeast. With several decades of amassed cumulative skill, our staff has environmental experience working across the entire United States. From the deep swamps of Florida to fishing boats in Alaska, from decommissioned coal fired plants in North Carolina to BLM property in California, the OEC team has a wealth of professional knowledge on which to draw upon as we develop solutions for you.

Our Mission

In a word, it’s about leadership. OEC advocates for our clients’ development projects by providing industry-leading information from our solutions-driven ecological experts who are responsive to our clients’ business goals.

Our Amazing Team

Our people are our most valuable asset. Loyal, capable, inspired, and adaptable, our learned professional staff is key to OEC’s success.
  • Janet Herrick CEO/President

    Since July 2004, Janet has been the controlling investor and owner of OEC. Under her guidance, OEC has become a leading… (read more)

  • Adam Hoyles Vice President of Operations

    Adam is Vice President of Operations, a Professional Wetland Scientist, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree…(read more)

  • Kaitlyn Dennis
    Kaitlyn Dennis Environmental Scientist / Marketing

    Kaitlyn holds two Bachelor’s Degrees: a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science with a Minor in Geography…(read more)

  • Sara Smith Environmental Scientist / GIS

    Sara holds a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Studies and Geography from Florida State…(read more)

  • Matt Canepa Environmental Scientist / GIS

    Matt holds dual Bachelor’s Degrees in Environmental Studies and Geography from Florida State University. He is OEC’s lead field biologist…(read more)

  • JoLynne Cordova
    JoLynne Cordova Administrative Assistant

    JoLynne is OEC’s Executive Administrative Assistant and holds an Associate’s Degree…(read more)