Meet Our Team
Mark Temple, LEP
Mark is President of Lenard Engineering, Inc. as well as the firm's Principal Hydrogeologist. He has 40 years of experience in geophysical, geological, water supply, and environmental consulting. He founded LEl's Environmental Services group in 1988 which continues to be one of our largest divisions. He specializes in the investigation, remediation and closure of petroleum-hydrocarbon contaminated sites. He has worked on more than 250 gasoline stations and many bulk storage facilities throughout New York and New England.
Mark serves on his home town of Glastonbury's Conservation Commission. He enjoys taking care of his lawn and various flower beds as well as spending time sitting on his patio watching the birds at his many feeders and nest boxes while at the same time reading the business and investment news.
James Ericson, PE
Jim is Vice President of Lenard Engineering, Inc. and manages LEI’s water and wastewater services division, as well as other large municipal engineering and construction projects. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in both Connecticut and Massachusetts. He earned his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the University of Connecticut, and has 37 years of engineering experience.
Jim enjoys the outdoors with his wife Karen - including biking, hiking, boating and fishing. During the winter, he is a high school basketball coach.
David Battista, PE
David is a Principal Engineer and serves as LEI’s Chief Engineer. Dave specializes in municipal design and construction projects, and is an expert in dam design, stormwater and hydraulic analyses and pavement design. He earned his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the University of Connecticut, and has 37 years of engineering experience.
Dave is member of his local volunteer fire department, and makes his own Maple Syrup at his home in Winchester.
Todd Parsons, PE
Todd is a Principal Engineer and also manages LEI’s Winsted office. Todd specializes in civil /site planning, land use permitting and municipal on-call peer reviews, and large on-site septic designs. He earned his Bachelors Degree from the University of Connecticut, and has 34 years of engineering experience.
Todd is also a volunteer at his local fire department, as well as an avid mountain climber.