Flatley Read, Inc. is dedicated to making sure that your home is efficient, free of environmental hazards, and a part of a beautiful and vibrant community. We achieve this mission by providing a variety of services to individuals, municipalities, as well as public and private organizations, including environmental analysis, EPA-certified contractor training courses, project management, and program assistance for state and federally funded projects. Our company specializes in helping clients achieve milestones, solve problems, and complete projects on time.
Michelle Read DeGarmo is an EPA Certified Lead Based Paint Risk Assessor, Environmental Professional per ASTM 1527, BPI Certified Building Analyst / Envelope Professional, and former LEED Green Associate. After more than 15 years in the environmental analysis and project management industry, Michelle conceived of the idea of starting her own business in 2012. She named the company Flatley Read as homage to her family who were settlers and residents of the Old Saratoga patent.
In 2018, Michelle incorporated as Flatley Read, Inc. taking the next step in the company’s evolution. With expanded staff and technical capacity Flatley Read is well poised to provide exceptional service to communities throughout New York State.
We are a diversified corporation with an outstanding reputation for providing high-quality services to private industry, public agencies, non-profit organizations, and municipalities. Flatley Read, Inc. is large enough to maintain consistency and flexibility to handle our clients’ changing needs, while being small enough to provide individualized service. Our key personnel are as follows:
Michelle Read DeGarmo, President
Michelle has worked as a HUD Program Administrator, environmental specialist, and project manager throughout NYS. With over 20 years of experience in the public and private sectors, she offers expertise in all aspects of environmental analysis and compliance management for projects of all sizes, a diverse client base, and numerous local, state, and federal funding sources. Michelle is an EPA Certified Lead Based Paint Risk Assessor, Environmental Professional per ASTM 1527, BPI Certified Building Analyst / Envelope Professional, and former LEED Green Associate.
Andrew Alberti, Community Development Specialist
Drew has extensive community development experience, with expertise in strategic planning, funding research, grant writing, and organizational development. His background includes project management and public relations for municipalities and non-profit organizations.
Nicole Proctor, Environmental Specialist
Nikki is in charge of environmental review documentation and mapping. Her diverse skill set includes environmental compliance, project management, and program administration.
Molly Holt, Office Manager
Molly is the face of the Flatley Read family, providing exceptional customer service and support. Molly can assist in the scheduling of field work, booking trainings, and assist with questions about our grant programs.
In addition to our core management team, Flatley Read, Inc. regularly partners with other firms in order to offer our clients the professional expertise necessary for successful project completion.