Margaret Knowlton, Director of Environmental Risk, The Opus Group

Margaret Knowlton


Opus Holding, L.L.C.

As Director of Environmental Risk, Margaret is responsible for development and administration of corporate environmental risk management programs and goals, initiation of policies and procedures to comply with environmental regulations and industry practices, and management of environmental risk, issues and due diligence processes for The Opus Group.

Margaret has extensive experience with environmental due diligence, site remediation, risk analysis and environmental insurance relating to property ownership and development. Prior to joining Opus, she was a commercial real estate paralegal with Hagerty & Candell, a Minneapolis law firm, where she specialized in commercial real estate transactions.

Margaret has an associate in arts from the University of Minnesota and an environmental risk management designation from Texas State University. She is a board director for Minnesota Brownfields, served on the board of directors for the Golden Valley Orchestra and is a member of the Minnesota Commercial Real Estate Women (MNCREW).