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EBC Water Resources Briefing from the MassDEP Water Programs Division Directors

January 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
60 State Street
Boston, MA 02109

This EBC Water Resources Program will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to hear first from Douglas Fine, Assistant Commissioner for MassDEP’s Bureau of Water Resources, and then from each of the three MassDEP Water Division Directors.

Discussion topics with the DEP Water Division Directors will include highlights of current and planned activities and initiatives in the agency’s programs for wastewater, drinking water, wetlands, surface water quality assessments, and grants & loans.

There will be ample time for open discussion and Q & A with attendees.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this meeting (2.0 training contact hours). Please select this option during registration if you wish to receive a certificate.

Final Agenda – Water Resources Briefing from the MassDEP Water Programs Division Directors

Presentations are posted to the Presentations Section of the EBC website.



Program Chair:

  • Steve Roy, Vice Chair, EBC Water Resources Committee; Climate Adaptation and Green Infrastructure Service Line Manager, Ramboll Environ

Speaker Agenda:

Overview – MassDEP Water Programs

  • Douglas Fine, Assistant Commissioner, Bureau of Water Resources, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

MassDEP Water Program Division Directors

  •  Rebecca Weidman, Division Director for Watershed Management
  •  Steven McCurdy, Division Director for Municipal Services
  •  Lealdon Langley, Division Director for Wetlands & Wastewater

Following the MassDEP Water Program Division Directors Presentations will be a Panel Discussion moderated by Steve Roy of Ramboll Environ.


Attendee List

Kelly Cardoza Avalon Consulting Group Principal
John Czach Rinker Materials New England Region Engineer
Peter Dillon Tetra Tech Senior Geologist
Peter Durning Mackie Shea, PC Shareholder
Zach Eichenwald CDM Smith Water Resources Engineer
Shawn Konary NRG Senior Director
Ann Lowery MassDEP Asst Comm.
Kris Masterson CDM Smith Principal, Water Resources Engineer
Tony Omobono Tetra Tech Vice President
Dianne Phillips Holland & Knight LLP Partner
Martin Pillsbury Metropolitan Area Planning Council Environmental Planning Director
Gabby Queenan Massachusetts Rivers Alliance Policy Director
Mary Kate Schneeweis Beals and Thomas, Inc. Environmental Specialist
lela shepherd Town of Arlington Environmental Planner/Conservation Agent
Katie Szymaszek Roux Associates Senior Engineer
Curtis Tripp “E” inc. Program Coordinator
Fiona Vardy Epsilon Associates Project Planner
Brittney Veeck Nitsch Engineering
Steven Ventresca Nitsch Engineering
Christopher Walton Apex Companies Project Manager