Prior to becoming CEO Rod was the executive vice president and principal-in-charge of the solid waste market, leading Wenck’s sales and partner team which drives significant business for the company. With 30+ years of experience providing strategic advice regarding energy related development, site remediation, and environmental risk assessment Rod understands Wenck’s clients and the marketplace. He helped lead and execute many of the company’s investments and strategy shifts. His technical background coupled with his ability to connect vision, people, and ideas to drive strategy and execution has positioned Wenck for success. He is currently a member of the Canadian Geotechnical Society, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and the Minnesota Engineering and Survey Society. He holds a B.S. in geological engineering and a M.S. in geotechnical engineering both from the University of Manitoba.