Ben Martich is a Senior Scientist with Geosyntec Consultants in Anchorage, Alaska. Since 1996, he has worked in site characterization, risk assessment, and remediation. His disciplinary focus since 2004 has been characterization and risk associated with the vapor intrusion (VI) pathway. He has worked with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Montana Department of Environmental Quality in developing strategy for assessment and control of the vapor intrusion pathway, including research projects and guidance development. He has engaged in cold regions research of the vapor intrusion pathway with staff from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He has been a member of ITRC’s Petroleum Vapor Intrusion Team since its inception. Ben earned a bachelor’s degree in analytical mathematics and statistics from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina in 1996. He is a Qualified Environmental Professional (QEP) by the Institute of Professional Environmental Practice.