Ms. Shand has prepared applications and requests for reimbursement from the Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund (USTCF) for over 20 years. She prepares grant applications and proposals for environmental funding.
Ms. Shand has assisted several public-sector entities in Southern California with application submittals for various funding programs, as well as water agencies, Indian Tribes, Brownfields sites, and contaminated dry cleaning projects. She has strong working relationships with state and local agency environmental funding staff, and she has worked on complex environmental sites, coordinated submittals for grant funding applications, and organized detailed budgets for clients, attorneys, and funding agencies. She previously worked as a legal assistant for 10 years, focusing on environmental issues.