Albert G. Edwards

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Albert G. Edwards

Founder & Managing Director

Albert G. Edwards is the Founder and Managing Director of Corporate Environmental Risk Management, LLC (CERM), a regional engineering, environmental and program management firm.  As Managing Director, Mr. Edwards’ responsibilities include chairing CERM’s Management Committee and providing day-to-day leadership and strategic direction to the firm’s business management, project delivery, and client management functions. Mr. Edwards’ has more than 25 years of experience in the environmental and engineering industry assisting organizations in managing environmental, engineering, infrastructure and capital projects throughout the United States.

Mr. Edwards holds a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree in Technology Management from Southern Polytechnic State University, a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Industrial Technology from Mississippi Valley State University, and has received specialized environmental, engineering, and business management training through various organizations to include Georgia Tech Research Institute and Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Business). Mr. Edwards also served in the U.S. Army Reserve as a Quartermaster Officer and is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated.


Professional Affiliations

  • American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), Atlanta Chapter Member

  • Council for Quality Growth, Board of Directors

  • Atlanta Business League, Board Member, Chair Elect

  • Georgia Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors

  • DeKalb County Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors, Past Chairman

  • Georgia Piedmont Technical College Foundation, Trustee, Executive Committee

  • U.S. Small Business Administration Regulatory Fairness Board, Board Member, Region IV, Workforce Development Chair