Andrew Covington has been made partner at Eco-Systems, an environmental consulting and engineering firm headquartered in Jackson. Covington manages the firm’s Meridian office where his primary areas of expertise are manufacturing, wood products, chemical and oil and gas. His 30-year career has focused on environmental permitting and compliance in Title V air, hazardous waste management, wastewater, stormwater and petroleum spill prevention. He is a registered professional engineer in Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Texas. Covington has a B.A. in interdisciplinary science from the University of Mississippi as well as a B.S. from Mississippi State University in petroleum engineering. He went on to receive an M.S. from the University of Mississippi in environmental engineering. He is a resident of Meridian with his wife, Diana, and kids — Callie, Julie and Richard.