Michael Stroh is a senior project manager with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources in Jefferson City, Missouri. He joined the department in 1997 to oversee site assessment and cleanup activities in the state’s Voluntary Cleanup Program before joining the state' Superfund Site Assessment group in 2002. Before joining MDNR, Michael worked as an analytical chemist and section supervisor for environmental laboratories in the private sector. He has also worked as a chemist for the US Geological Survey at a mobile laboratory on the Chesapeake Bay, and as a biohydrologist for The Nature Conservancy in Arlington, Virginia. Michael joined the ITRC Incremental Sampling Methodology (ISM) team at its inception in 2009 and has served as a chapter lead in drafting the technical and regulatory guidance document. Michael earned a bachelor's degree in biology from Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri in 1985 and a master's degree in environmental science from the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs in Bloomington, Indiana in 1994.