Jon Berkin, PhD is a Partner in the Minneapolis office of ERM, a leading environmental consulting firm for the energy industry. He specializes in managing the routing, siting, and environmental
permitting for large scale energy infrastructure projects and the design and implementation of public outreach processes. Dr. Berkin has over 25 years of environmental permitting experience for
energy projects throughout the lower 48 states and Alaska, including numerous energy projects on Tribal lands. He is a frequent presenter on the topics of regulatory compliance, dispute resolution, and consultation issues at industry conferences. Dr. Berkin received his B.A. from Boston University in Classical Studies and his M.A. and Ph.D in Archaeology from Bryn Mawr College. He also has a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from Hamline University School of Law.