Environment, Energy & Land Use Steering Committee

Responsible for all matters pertaining to air, water, energy, and land use, including water resources/management, stormwater, pesticides, air quality standards, solid, hazardous, and nuclear waste handling, transport, and disposal, national energy policy, renewable/alternative energy, alternative fuel vehicles, energy facility siting, electricity utility restructuring, pipeline safety, oil spills, superfund/brownfields, eminent domain, land use, coastal management, oceans, parks and recreation.

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Environment, Energy and Land Use Steering Committee

Chair

Melissa Cribbins
Commissioner
Coos County, Oregon

 

Vice Chair

Kitty Barnes
Commissioner
Catawba County, North Carolina

 

Robert Cole (Energy)
Commissioner
Santa Rosa County, Florida

 

Tara Gaston (Energy)
City Supervisor
Saratoga County, New York

 

Penelope Gross
Supervisor
Fairfax County, Virginia

 

David Painter
Commissioner, President
Clermont County, Ohio

 

Connie Rockco
Supervisor President
Harrison County, Mississippi

 

Douglas Smith
Commissioner
Martin County, Florida

 

Subcommittee Chair

Susan Gorin
Supervisor
Sonoma County, California

 

Ron Peters
Commissioner
Tulsa County, Oklahoma

 

Victoria Reinhardt
Commissioner
Ramsey County, Minnesota

 

Brigid Shea (Air Quality)
Commissioner
Travis County, Texas

 

Subcommittee Vice Chair

Thomas Barnes
Commissioner
Colbert County, Alabama

 

Archie Chaisson
Parish President
Lafourche Parish, Louisiana

 

Ken Cornell (Land Use)
Commissioner
Alachua County, Florida

 

Renee Couch
Treasurer
Comal County, Texas

 

Adrian Garcia
Commissioner
Harris County, Texas

 

Anna Hansen (Air Quality)
Commissioner
Santa Fe County, New Mexico

 

Michael Logsdon
Magistrate
Oldham County, Kentucky

 

Lee Patterson
Commissioner
Calhoun County, Alabama

 

Denis Pitman
Commissioner
Yellowstone County, Montana

 

Herbert Richards (Water)
Council Member
Hawaii County, Hawaii

 

Martha Robertson
County Legislator
Tompkins County, New York

 

Gregory Todd (Energy)
Commissioner
Duchesne County, Utah

 

Carol Vinton
Supervisor
Mills County, Iowa

 

Kenton Ward (Water)
Surveyor
Hamilton County, Indiana

 

Dwight Washington
Commissioner
Clinton County, Michigan

 

Terry Wilbur
County Legislator/Majority Leader
Oswego County, New York

 

Contact

  • Associate Legislative Director – Environment, Energy and Land Use  
    (202) 942-4269