Alaska's Oil & Gas Consulting Company

Julia Belli – HSE Professional

Experienced environmental project manager with extensive Alaska oil and gas industry experience in HSE management systems, environmental compliance, quality assurance programs, and risk assessment. Excellent communication, planning, and technical skills with demonstrated knowledge of permitting, environmental regulations, and compliance assurance. Committed to customer service and budget discipline. Strong background in drilling, exploration, and development permitting. Demonstrated effective interface with agency, management, partner, engineering, legal, drilling contractor, and operations personnel.



Master of Science in Environmental Science, 1989
University of Cincinnati College of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cincinnati, OH
Bachelors of Science with Honors in Natural Resources Development, 1980
The Ohio State University



Coordinated environmental permitting and compliance for Alaska oil and gas drilling, exploration and development projects. Defined permit strategies. Contributed to project engineering and design, NEPA EA/EIS development, and field study design. Secured permits and maintained defensible legal record. Worked closely with agencies and stakeholders to keep projects on track. Active in North Slope and Kenai native community outreach. Promoted practical implementation of requirements. After securing permits, developed compliance tools and training to ensure project success.

Permits secured for exploration field studies, seismic, ice road construction, gravel road and pad construction, drilling workovers, P&As, gas storage wells, new oil and gas wells, grind and inject operations, and rig refurbishments at North Slope, Cook Inlet, and Kenai. Developed training programs for mud and cement contractors and rig crews. Experienced with SPCC plan and contingency plan development and ensuring that client and contractor environmental policies are aligned.

Coordinated multi-year NPDES renewal effort for Cook Inlet oil and gas facility operators. Recognized for rigorous contract controls, accurate budget tracking and efficient contractor management resulting in quality work. Worked closely with Alaska Oil and Gas Association. Successfully secured permit which meets operational needs. Translated permit conditions into compliance tools for drilling and production.

Managed quality assurance and environmental audit and surveillance program promoting continuous improvement and measuring compliance to Trans Alaska Pipeline State and Federal Grant and Lease Agreement stipulations, regulations, permits, internal procedures and commitments. Staff of 10 company personnel plus contractors.

Conducted health, safety, and environmental risk assessments and developed interface documents to ensure oil industry contractors are aligned with client environmental compliance standards.

Provided multidisciplinary environmental and permitting support to operation and project functions in the electric and gas industry including regulatory programs: RCRA, TSCA, NPDES, and waste minimization.

Represented corporate interests in national, state, and local industrial trade efforts to influence environmental legislation.

Wrote and reviewed environmental impact statements for Federal flood control and recreation projects. Coordinated public hearings.



Environmental Project Manager, Jan. 2008 – present
Contracted to Chevron (operating in Alaska as Union Oil Company of California) through Petrotechnical Resources of Alaska.
Assigned to Kenai gas development project, NPDES permit renewal project, and Drilling Department.

Environmental Project Manager, July 2001 – Dec. 2007
Contracted to Chevron (operating in Alaska as Union Oil Company of California) through Equinox, Inc.and Westonsolutions, Inc.
Assigned to Kenai gas development project, NPDES permit renewal project, and Drilling Department.

Environmental Permit Coordinator and Drilling HSE Support, 1997-2000, Anchorage, AK
Loaned to BP Exploration (Alaska), Inc. from Alyeska Pipeline Service Company then contracted through HCG, Inc. and LBC, Inc.

Quality Assurance and Surveillance, Manager, 1994-1997, Anchorage, AK
Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

Environmental Auditor, 1991-1994, Anchorage, AK
Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

Environmental Affairs Specialist, 1981-1991, Cincinnati, OH
Cincinnati Gas and Electric Company

Hydrologist, 1980-1981, Ithaca, NY
United States Geological Survey, Water Resources Branch

Biologist, 1979-1980, Huntington, WV
United States Army Corps of Engineers