Nancy C. Rothman, Ph.D.
CEO & Principal Scientist
Dr. Rothman is CEO and a Principal Scientist of NEH (New Environmental Horizons, Inc.) and a recognized expert in organic environmental chemistry. Dr. Rothman has over 25 years of experience in the development of methods, analysis, and data evaluation for semivolatile organic compounds (SVOC), including dioxins/furans and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and volatile organic compounds (VOC).
She applies her depth of experience to evaluate usability of current and historical data and in the development and review of project-specific Work Plans and Quality Assurance Project Plans (QAPP) for environmental investigations in support of NOAA Natural Resource Damage Assessments, USEPA Superfund, US Army Corps of Engineers, and state-led programs. Dr. Rothman has successfully provided expert testimony and litigation support for complex environmental data issues involving analyses of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), VOCs, and PCBs.
Dr. Rothman has previously held corporate positions for Corning Laboratory Services, Inc. as Division Director for two environmental analytical laboratories, Chief Organic Scientist, and Director of Productivity and Process Redesign.
Dr. Rothman is an appointed member of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Science Advisory Board (NJDEP SAB) offering technical expertise and guidance to the Office of Science on existing and emerging issues within New Jersey. She is also a member of the Interstate Technology & Regulatory Council (ITRC) currently participating in workgroups addressing TPH Risk Evaluation at Petroleum-Contaminated Sites and Key Information Needed to Develop Strategies to Address Environmental Releases of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS).
She has over 30 publications and presentations in the fields of analytical chemistry, data usability assessment, and method development.