David Yoxtheimer

Penn State
2217 Earth Engineering Science Building, University Park, PA, 16802

David Yoxtheimer is a hydrogeologist and extension associate with Penn State University’s Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research and serves as a liaison to advise stakeholders on key environmental issues. He earned his bachelor’s degree in earth science from Penn State, where he is currently completing his doctorate in geosciences.  Previous to joining MCOR, he spent eighteen years as a consulting hydrogeologist with expertise in water supply development, karst hydrogeology, geophysical surveying, environmental permitting, shale energy geology, and integrated water resource management.  Dave is also a hydrogeology instructor at Penn State and was recently appointed by Governor Wolf to be a voting member of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s Oil and Gas Technical Advisory Board.  He has conducted regional water resource availability studies for a variety of purposes including drinking water, energy development, industry/commercial, and irrigation/agriculture applications.