Dr. Ileana Rhodes Joins GSI Environmental as Principal Scientist

ILR1We are pleased to announce that Dr. Ileana A. L. Rhodes, an internationally recognized expert in environmental chemistry and forensics, has joined GSI Environmental as a Principal Scientist.  Dr. Rhodes comes to GSI with more than 36 years experience with Shell, where she served as Subject Matter Expert and Team Lead, supporting the company’s exploration, production, downstream operations, and litigation/arbitration matters.  Ileana’s early chemistry work provided the foundation for her expertise in characterization and fingerprinting of petroleum in free phase products and environmental samples, the historical development of fuels and additives chemistry, regulations related to fuel properties, and characterization of shale gas and shallow gas related to hydraulic fracturing.  She was a key contributor to the Total Petroleum Hydrocarbon Criteria Working Group (TPHCWG) and is now leading efforts with ITRC related to TPH.

For more information about Dr. Rhodes, please see her bio in the Principals section of the GSI website.  Contact Dr. Rhodes at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 713-522-6300.