Om Narla, CHMM

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Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)
Designation: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

As Golars’ founder, chairman and chief executive officer, Om Narla has served as an environmental consultant since 2004. His expertise include consulting for industrial and commercial real estate clients, as well as those interested in land acquisitions and divestures, business risk assessments and management, engineering and environmental due diligence, compliance assessments, site inspections, and construction management. Narla oversees Golars’ business in all six Midwest states, as well as projects in India.

Since founding Golars in 2008, Narla has managed the business aspects of the firm’s 200-plus projects and grown the company to include 50 full-timed employees. His leadership has proven to be an invaluable asset in Golars’ development and expansion.

    • Master of Science in Environmental Engineering ,
      University of Illinois, Chicago
    • Master of Science (Chemistry),
      Sathya Sai University, Puttaparthi, India
    • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry),
      Sathya Sai University, Puttaparthi, India
      • Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)
      • 40-Hour OSHA Hazmat/Hazardous Waste Operations Certification
      • Graduate Odorist certification
      • Licensed Water Well driller, State of Indiana, License #2335
      • Level I/II Concrete and Asphalt certifications
      • IDOT certification for documentation of contract quantities