Trent, who recently joined GSI, previously worked at the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) as an engineering geologist. Trent is experienced in well drilling and soil logging, and he is deeply familiar with the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA). At DWR, he supported the drilling of relief wells on Perris Lake Dam for recovery and monitoring, assisted with basin prioritization under SGMA, reviewed groundwater sustainability plans, and assisted with groundwater level and land subsidence monitoring. Trent is also knowledgeable about river processes and has experience sampling, monitoring, and developing fish habitat and sediment management plans.