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EBC Connecticut Update from U.S. EPA Regional Administrator Alexandra Dapolito Dunn and Connecticut DEEP Commissioner Rob Klee

April 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - August 15, 2022 @ 9:55 am EDT

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This EBC Connecticut program will feature the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Robert Klee and the recently appointed U.S. EPA Regional Administrator, Alexandra Dapolito Dunn.

First the program will focus on Connecticut DEEP environmental and energy program developments, enforcement activities, budgets, and overall priorities for 2018.Then EPA Regional Administrator Alexandra Dunn will discuss environmental program priorities and implementation strategies for Connecticut and the rest of the six state region.

Plan to attend and learn how these federal and state environmental agency programs will impact state, municipal, and private sector programs.

Important Environmental Issues include:

  • Site Remediation and Brownfields
  • Dredging and Ports & Harbors
  • Grant Funding
  • Renewable Energy
  • Stormwater Management
  • Water Supply
  • Enforcement
  • Infrastructure
  • Natural Gas Pipeline Expansions
  • Preparedness and Resiliency
  • Flooding and Coastal Erosion
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Urban Soils
  • Organics Management
  • PFOAs and Emerging Contaminants

Following the formal presentations there will be a moderated discussion between the speakers and a panel of industry leaders. The panel will discuss critical energy and environmental issues, policies, and developments concerning the CT DEEP and the US EPA.

Final Agenda – EBC Connecticut Update from US EPA and CT DEEP



Speaker Agenda:

Update from the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection

  • Rob Klee, Commissioner, Department of Energy & Environmental Protection, State of Connecticut

Update from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

  • Alexandra Dapolito Dunn, Regional Administrator, U.S. EPA, Region One

Panel Members:

  • Colonel (Ret.) Curt Thalken, Senior Vice President and COO, Normandeau Associates, Inc.
  • John Albrecht, Vice President, AECOM
  • Catherine Finneran, Member, EBC Board of Directors, Director of Environmental Affairs, Eversource Energy

Panel Moderator:

  • Dana Huff, Chair, EBC Connecticut Chapter, Senior Vice President, Tighe & Bond

Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (1.5 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Program Details

Registration, Networking: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Program: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–>,Through April 6,After April 6
EBC Member:,$60,$80

Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Online registration is closed.
Walk-in registration is accepted at the door. Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 6 for a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this program will close at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10.

Attendee List

Theresa Albanese Mott MacDonald Senior Environmental Project Manager
Taylor Amato Day Pitney LLP Associate
Correne Auer HRP Associates, Inc. Senior Project Engineer
David Austin AECOM Project Manager
Thomas Battles HRP Associates, Inc. Corporate Director of Engineering Services
Malcolm Beeler Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc. PCB Technical Lead
Zachary Bestor Brown Rudnick LLP Attorney
Robert Blake Complete Environmental Testing, Inc. Technical Sales Representative
Harold Blinderman Day Pitney LLP Partner
DAVID BODENDORF Materials Innovation and Recycling Authority Senior Environmental Engineer
Charles Brink GEI Consultants Project Manager
Aric Brown Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Environmental Analyst – Solid Waste Compliance
Timothy Burke Groundwater & Environmental Services, Inc. Senior Project Manager
Kevin Cahill Eversource Manager, Environmental Compliance & Performance
Dale Cross Ramboll Senior Consultant
Hugo DelRosso US Ecology Account Executive
Richard Desrosiers GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Associate Principal
Chris Dickman Cisco LLC President
Tracy Gionfriddo Eversource
Aaron Godfrey Strategic Environmental Services General Manager
Lawrence Grosso Veolia North America Account Manager
Larry Hogan AECOM Associate Vice President, AECOM Environment
James Hutton GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Senior Project Manager
Gary Iadarola Eversource Manager, Enviromental Remediation
Tonya King Covanta Environmental Specialist
Ken Kittredge BL Companies Project Engineer
Scott Knightly EnviroVantage President
Richard Kochan HRP Associates, Inc Project Manager
Wojciech Krach Kaman Corporation Sr. Environmental Engineer
Dennis Lowry AECOM Assoc VP/Ecologist
Robert MacDuff Triton Environmental Vice President
Kevin McCune AECOM Assoc VP, Regional Market Leader
Leo McDonough Redux Technology Sales Manager
Patrick Milmoe Waste Management Industrial Account Manager
Sugato Mitra GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. Senior Project Manager
Louis Muratore RED Technologies, LLC Vice President, Environmental Division Manager
Chuck Nicol Eversource
Gabriella Pagliuca Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc. Environmental Engineer
Kathleen Pane Fuss & O’Neill EnviroScience, LLC Senior Project Manager
Anne Peters Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP Partner
Matt Preston EnviroVantage Business Development
Jonathan Roberge Eversource
Thomas Salimeno BETA Group, Inc. Associate
Daphne Vayos Eversource
Ryan Vescovi NRC East Environmental Services, Inc. Business Development Manager
Tianqi Wei Eversource
Joy Woolley Eversource Energy Sustainability Analyst



April 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT
August 15, 2022 @ 9:55 am EDT


Environmental Business Council of New England
375 Harvard Street, Suite 2
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
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(617) 505-1818
View Venue Website


April 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT
August 15, 2022 @ 9:55 am EDT


Environmental Business Council of New England
375 Harvard Street, Suite 2
Brookline, MA 02446 United States
+ Google Map
(617) 505-1818
View Venue Website