Rob GaileyConsulting Hydrogeologist
Rob Gailey has been a practicing hydrogeologist since 1985 and currently works as both a consultant (R. M. Gailey Consulting Hydrogeologist) and an academic (UC Davis). His work, involving both water supply and contaminant hydrogeology, ranges from performing field investigations and quantitative analyses to regulatory negotiations and expert witness engagements. Rob is licensed in California as a Professional Geologist and Certified Hydrogeologist. He has been a member of GRA since 2004 and a member of NGWA since 1986. Rob earned a B.S. in Geology/Biology from Brown University, an M.S. in Applied Hydrogeology from Stanford University, and an M.B.A. from University of California Berkeley. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UC Davis where he conducts research on sustainable groundwater management through the Center for Watershed Sciences as well as the UC Water Security and Sustainable Research Initiative. Rob has benefited greatly from his involvement with GRA over the years and seeks to support the organization through board service.