Cara is the Principal for the Pasadena, San Luis Obispo, Half Moon Bay, San Francisco, Fresno, and Honolulu offices. She also serves as a rotating internal director on the Board of Directors.
She has been with SWCA since 2001 and has more than 18 years of management experience. Cara specializes in the direction and management of technical studies and environmental assessments conducted in support of the California Environmental Quality Act and National Environmental Policy Act documents, particularly in the disciplines of cultural resources, natural resources, historic preservation, and paleontology. Cara has been involved in more than 300 projects throughout California, Nevada, Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah, and has experience working on a multitude of project types, including energy, oil and gas, land development, water, public works, and transportation.
Cara holds a bachelor's degree in creative studies with an emphasis in biology emphasis, and master's degree in geological sciences.