Mr. Mooney has over 40 years of professional experience specializing in planning, public outreach, environmental analysis, research, and development of public policy. His extensive experience includes preparation, coordination, and completion of comprehensive master plans and resource management plans throughout California with an emphasis on Imperial County. Mr. Mooney is also recognized as an expert in the preparation of California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents such as Environmental Impact Reports (EIRs) and Environmental Impact Statements (EISs). His areas of expertise focus on his training and experience in understanding the complex physical, cultural, political, and legal issues associated with the preparation of master plans successfully integrated with required environmental programs. As a community and environmental planner working in the County of Imperial his recent primary focus has been to identify the key issues at an early stage, develop methodologies to adequately analyze those issues, integrate stakeholders into the planning process for the development of renewable energy projects and the preservation of sensitive environmental resources. He has been recognized with both regional and statewide awards by the American Planning Association (APA), the Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and local government agencies for numerous planning and environmental studies.