Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2019 issue
In March 2019, Mallory Palmer joined the Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s (WisDOT) Bureau of Aeronautics (BOA) as an environmental analysis and review specialist. Mallory is responsible for ensuring compliance with state and federal environmental laws regarding Wisconsin state-funded airport projects.
Mallory’s duties include coordination with regulatory agencies, including the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. She is also responsible for completing the associated environmental documentation required for Wisconsin airport projects that utilize state or federal funding. Mallory also serves as an internal resource to BOA staff.
Mallory earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin. She also holds a Master of Public Affairs (MPA) and a Master of Environmental Conservation (MS) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Before joining WisDOT, she worked for WDNR in the Bureau of Environmental Analysis and Sustainability.