GWPC Board

The GWPC Board of Directors is made up of 20 senior state program directors elected by their peers from each of the 10 U.S. EPA regions. Members of the Board of Directors include the highest ranking non-elected / non-appointed senior program managers over groundwater, source water, and/or UIC programs.

The Board typically meets face-to-face twice annually and holds periodic conference calls. Board members serve a two-year term and may be re-elected.

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Alabama

Nick Tew

*Vice President | Executive Committee

Alabama State Oil and Gas Board

Alaska

Jessie Chmielowski

Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission

Arkansas

Larry Bengal

*Past President | Executive Committee

Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission

California

Uduak-Joe Ntuk

California Geologic Energy Management Division


Jon Bishop

California State Water Resources Control Boards


Colorado

Ron Falco

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Delaware

Steven Smailer

Delaware Dept of Natural Resources & Environmental Control

Kansas

Ryan Hoffman

Kansas Corporation Commission

Massachusetts

Duane LeVangie

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Michigan

Adam Wygant

Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

Montana

Jon Kenning

*President | Executive Committee

Montana Department of Environmental Quality

Nebraska

Stan Belieu

Ex-Officio (President, GWREF)

Nebraska Oil & Gas Conservation Commission

New Hampshire

Brandon Kernen

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

New Mexico

Adrienne Sandoval

New Mexico Oil Conservation Division

New York

Catherine Dickert

New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation

Ohio

Amy Klei

*Executive Committee | At Large

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Oklahoma

Shellie Chard

*Treasurer | Executive Committee

Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality

Texas

Paul Dubois

Texas Railroad Commission

Utah

John Baza

*Executive Committee | At Large

Utah Department of Natural Resources

Wyoming

Kevin Frederick

Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality


Mark Watson

Wyoming Oil & Gas Conservation Commission