Kirk K. Hilbelink, PG President/Geologist

Conifer, Colorado
(303) 204-3170


Nick, Kirk, Aspen, and CarsonConifer Environmental was established by Kirk Hilbelink in June 2010, utilizing over 25 years of environmental consulting experience gained from a wide variety of projects, clients and employers.

Conifer's goal is to provide practical and cost-effective solutions to environmental-based issues.

Kirk is an avid trailrunner, gem collector and music-lover. The Hilbelinks make their home in Conifer, Colorado.


Education and Active Certifications

B.A. Geology, Hope College, Holland, Michigan (1989)
Professional Geologist, License No. PG-3796 (Wyoming)
CDLE OPS Listed Consultant #5519
Underground Storage Installation (UST) Course, University of California
UST Class A/B Operator
Stormwater Compliance Inspector
Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Preparer
40-hour HAZWOPER
HAZWOPER Supervisory
MSHA New Miner
Excavation Safety


Memberships and Affiliations (the ones that matter)

Conifer Area Council - Vice President
Conifer Area Trails Committee
Lake George Gem and Mineral Club
Friends of Mt. Evans and Lost Creek Wilderness (Certified B Crosscut Sawyer)
Colorado Forensic Canines - Field Support/Geology Consultant