Mariel Quevedo is a Senior Geotechnical Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s Denver office. She has over 14 years of geotechnical engineering experience in the design, permitting, construction, and closure phases of numerous projects. Her experience includes tailings storage facilities, heap leach pads, water dams, a variety of waste containment structures (hazardous and solid waste), oil and gas pipelines, and risk assessment of water distribution and water storage facilities. She also has experience with specialized geotechnical laboratory testing and is proficient in both English and Spanish. She has worked in the USA and Mexico.