Environmental Site Assessments & Audits, Inc.

Your Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Source


Environmental Site Assessments
& Audits, Inc.

(April 1, 2021)

Professional Experience:

President, Environmental Site Assessments & Audits, Inc., August 1, 1989 to date. ESAA specializes in environmental assessments for commercial real estate lenders, developers and investors. Mr. Fergason has participated in 2,831 assessments in ten different states on various types of real estate, including raw land, income properties (multi-family, retail and office) and industrial properties.

Environmental Consultant, PSM International, Dallas, Texas. Responsibilities included a wide range of environmental services, from regulatory compliance matters to site remediation, involving air, water, groundwater and soil contamination. Also developed and implemented procedures for environmental assessments for commercial real estate properties.

Professional Certifications:

Meets Requirements for Environmental Professional as defined in §312.10 of 40 CFR 312 per US EPA Protocols.
Certified Environmental Inspector through the Environmental Assessment Association, Scottsdale, Arizona.


Masters of Science in Environmental Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas.

Bachelor of Arts in Geography, Magna Cum Laude, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.

Participant in Environmental Assessments for Real Estate Transactions Seminar, University of Texas at Arlington, Center for Environmental Research and Training, Arlington, Texas.

Graduate of the Land Title School of Texas, a joint project between the Texas Land Title Association and the University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas.


An Analysis of RPA (Resources Planning Act) Program Planning, co-authored with Stephen H. Spurr, et al, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas.

Professional Organizations:

Hazardous Materials Control Research Institute, Greenbelt, Maryland.

American Society for Testing & Materials, Environmental Assessment of Commercial Real Estate Transactions Subcommittee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Environmental Assessment Association, Scottsdale, Arizona.