Sustainable Solutions, LLC is a locally grown Natural Resource Management Company specializing in delivering quality solutions to meet any natural resource need. Our diverse client base includes private landowners, non-profits, state, and federal agencies throughout the Mid-Atlantic states. Since 2004, Sustainable Solutions has committed to providing our clients with individualized natural resource solutions that provide for today, without compromising the needs of tomorrow.
Our central office is located in Washington D.C., in the historic St. Marys School building. Our western office resides in a old carriage house located right outside the historic town of Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
James R. Remuzzi, President and Founder, is a practicing forester with over 10 years experience working in sustainable forest management. Prior to founding Sustainable, James worked as the contracted coordinator for the Maryland Master Logger program developing and delivering a Sustainable Forest Management training and education curriculum to the States forest harvesters. He is a certified burn boss with the state of Maryland and a certified prescribed fire manager with Virgina. James is an expert in ecosystem markets, pioneering the development of both Bay Bank and Land Server conservation assessment tools.
Jamie Weaver, Director, Field Operations. As a practicing restoration ecologist, he has decades of experience stretching across diverse habitats throughout the United States. Jamie was hired by Sustainable Solutions in September 2011. Prior to working for Sustainable Solutions, he served as the Potomac Gorge Restoration Specialist for the Maryland Chapter of The Nature Conservancy from 2008 to 2011. At TNC, Jamie was responsible for administering the invasive species control and native plant restoration throughout 10,000 acres of globally rare plants and plant communities.
Yousuf D. Nejati, Field Crew Manager, received his degree from the University of Maryland, College Park, in Environmental Restoration and Management. Yousuf was hired by Sustainable Solutions in June, 2011. Prior to working at Sustainable he held an Student Conservation Association internship with the Maryland/DC chapter of The Nature Conservancy exploring the methods of passive restoration as the Potomac Gorge Habitat Restoration Intern. Following his internship, Yousuf became a TNC employee and continued to assist in the Gorge’s restoration efforts as well as working with the stewardship staff, prescribed fire crew, and as the eastern MD restoration crew leader. He is an active committee member with the Society for Ecological Restoration, Mid-Atlantic Chapter and the coordinator for the Maryland/Delaware Prescribed Fire Council.
1 : capable of being sustained
2 a : of, relating to, or being a method of harvesting or using a resource so that the resource is not depleted or permanently damaged
b : of or relating to a lifestyle involving the use of sustainable methods
1 a : an action or process of solving a problem