Brian is the Vice President of Compliance for Emission Monitoring Service, Inc. A tenured expert in the environmental industry for both the public and private sector, he has pioneered technologies, processes and partnerships, which bridge environmental compliance with next generation LDAR applicability. A skilled innovator, Brian concentrates on the big picture collaborating between process and compliance to reduce fugitive emissions.

His degree in instrumentation and process technology, combined with an extensive work history in the LDAR field, Brian is frequently relied upon to lead panel discussions on air quality regulations and implementation. He is a registered consultant with the Department of Justice and serves as an expert in consent decree negotiations for the chemical, petro-chemical and refining sectors. has developed risk minimization strategies for multiple fortune 500 companies.

EMSI’s motto to be “compliance driven, client devoted” is demonstrated through Brian’s hand-picked team of HSE professionals. Their proprietary data mining strategies are arguably the best in LDAR program management. With the utilization of wind speeds and ghost monitoring techniques, EMSI is able to validate compliance routes with over 99% accuracy.

For over 20 years, Brian has mentored dozens of HSE professionals who now serve as leaders in the environmental industry. Brian is an advocate for Responsible Care and VPP Star programs across the United States. He is currently working on NEXT generation LDAR strategies which reduce emissions and streamline manpower.

Brian’s degree was earned at ITI of Louisiana, specializing in Instrumentation and Process Technology. Contact Brian Whitley.