Bob Stark is a managing director with the planning and engineering firm Michael Baker International. He has 19 years of experience preparing environmental review documents pursuant to CEQA on a wide variety of residential, commercial, industrial and public works projects. Stark's expertise in guiding high profile and controversial projects through the rigors of the California environmental review and permitting processes has made him a trusted advisor to public agencies throughout California. His broad base of knowledge ranges from air quality, noise and traffic analyses, to cultural resources and climate change. Stark received a bachelor's in urban studies and planning from UC San Diego, a Master of City and Regional Planning from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.