Ben Girgenti is a Construction Supervisor in AES’ Huntley, IL office. He is responsible for the organization and mobilization of crew members and equipment. Ben works with the other construction supervisors and their projects, implementing restoration tasks and techniques including but not limited to: prescribed burning, brush clearing, tree removal, herbicide application, seeding, erosion control, and plant installment.
Ben joined AES in 2016 as a Restoration Crew Member applying ecological principles and practices that contribute to the success of restoration projects. He is experienced in plant identification, native wetland, and prairie species, as well as survey methods and statistical analysis of ecological systems. Ben is also certified in various herbicide applications, wilderness first aid, and construction quality managment.