John Carlton and Chris Lund Join GBB Ownership Group; Carlton Promoted to Senior Vice President

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Harvey W. Gershman, President
Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc.
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(Fairfax, VA – March 1, 2013) – Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB) is pleased to announce that John G. Carlton, PE, BCEE and Christopher A. Lund, PE have joined GBB co-founders Harvey Gershman and Bob Brickner in the ownership group of the firm. Mr. Carlton has also been promoted to Senior Vice President.

"This is an important step for the future of GBB by enhancing the ownership group with strong, capable, and passionate individuals like John and Chris," said Harvey Gershman, GBB President.

John Carlton

John Carlton

Mr. Carlton joined GBB as Vice President in December 2011. He has more than 22 years of solid waste management experience, both as a consultant and in executive positions for public-sector authorities. Prior to joining GBB, he served as Project Director and Project Manager for landfill baseliner and closure designs, landfill and composting operator procurements, solid waste management plan development, waste-to-energy, and landfill photovoltaic projects for CDM Smith, a national consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm. In his 12 years of public-sector experience, he was Executive Director of the Pollution Control Financing Authority of Warren County in Oxford, NJ, and Director, Division of Solid Waste and Recycling Services, of the Hunterdon County Utilities Authority, in Flemington, NJ.

Mr. Carlton holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Duke University’s School of Engineering, Durham, NC. He can be reached at and 908-319-5992.

"Both the new position and participation in GBB’s ownership are extremely exciting, and represent a great opportunity for me,” said Mr. Carlton. “Harvey and Bob have built a world class solid waste consulting firm based on quality, value, ethics and results. The firm has accomplished great things and has caused positive impacts in the solid waste management industry. It is an honor to join forces with them.”

Chris Lund

Chris Lund

Mr. Lund joined GBB in April 2008 as a Senior Project Engineer and was promoted to Vice President in August 2009. Since joining the firm, he has been a key member of the Guam-GBB Receivership Team (, providing overall engineering and project management for the planning, design, permitting, construction, and construction management of Consent Decree projects. Prior to joining GBB, he managed the Guam/Micronesia Area office in 11 years with Dames & Moore/URS, served six years as the Chief Engineer/Water Division Director of the Guam Environmental Protection Agency (GEPA), and over a year with Bowman Consulting Group.

Mr. Lund holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. He can be reached at and 703-663-2435.

"Joining GBB’s ownership group is a great opportunity to be directly involved with Harvey and Bob, who have been a driving force behind the firm’s success for over 32 years. I look forward to contributing to the firm’s excellent work and growth for years to come,” said Mr. Lund.

GBB is a national solid waste management consulting firm founded in 1980 that works on solid waste collection, processing, recycling and disposal issues and assists in planning, procuring, and implementing sound, cost-effective facilities and services at the local, state, and national levels for both the public and private sectors. For more information on the firm and its products and services, visit,, or call 703-573-5800.