DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Jane T. Nishida, Secretary of the Environment (410) 631-3084

Arthur W. Ray, Deputy Secretary (410) 631-3086
Robert G. Hoyt, Assistant Secretary for Policy Coordination (410) 631-4187
Leslie A. Campbell, Director, Administrative & Employee Services Administration (410) 631-3116
Merrylin Zaw-Mon, Director, Air & Radiation Management Administration (410) 631-3255
Michael S. Haire, Director, Technical & Regulatory Services Administration (410) 631-3680
Richard W. Collins, Director, Waste Management Administration (410) 631-3304
James L. Hearn, Director, Water Management Administration (410) 631-3567
Denise Ferguson-Southard, Principal Counsel (410) 631-3053

2500 Broening Highway
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 631-3000
1-800-633-6101 (toll free, Maryland)
e-mail: jnishida@charm.net
TDD: (410) 631-3009
World Wide Web: http://www.mde.state.md.us/


Agencies

Budget

Functions

Historical Evolution

Organizational Chart

Origin

Reports


ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

OFFICE OF SECRETARY

(U00A0101, formerly 39.01.01.01)
FY1998 appropriation: $1,187,500
FY1998 authorized positions: 16
Jane T. Nishida, Secretary of the Environment
(410) 631-3084
e-mail: jnishida@charm.net

Arthur W. Ray, Deputy Secretary
(410) 631-3086
e-mail: aray@charm.net

Cathy J. Wagenfer, Executive Assistant
(410) 631-3083
e-mail: cwagenfe@charm.net

POLICY COORDINATION

Robert G. Hoyt, Assistant Secretary for Policy Coordination (410) 631-4187

ADMINISTRATIVE & EMPLOYEE SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

(U00A0202, formerly 39.01.02.02)
FY1998 appropriation: $6,099,567
FY1998 authorized positions: 66
Allan P. Jensen, Director
(410) 631-3116
e-mail: lcampbel@charm.net

Robert R. Hagans, Deputy Director
(410) 631-4419

e-mail: mdeaesa@charm.net

AIR & RADIATION MANAGEMENT ADMINISTRATION

(U00A0701, formerly 39.01.07)
FY1998 appropriation: $8,459,449
FY1998 authorized positions: 152
Merrylin Zaw-Mon, Director (410) 631-3255
Ann Marie DeBiase, Deputy Director (410) 631-3260

e-mail: mdearma@charm.net

TECHNICAL & REGULATORY SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

(U00A0501, formerly 39.01.05.01)
FY1998 appropriation: $5,829,928
FY1998 authorized positions: 86.8
Michael S. Haire, Director (410) 631-3680
Robert S. Summers, Ph.D., Deputy Director (410) 631-3571

e-mail: webmaster@mde.state.md.us
fax: (410) 631-3873

WASTE MANAGEMENT ADMINISTRATION

(U00A06, formerly 39.01.06)
FY1998 appropriation: $17,301,346
FY1998 authorized positions: 189
Richard W. Collins, Director (410) 631-3304
Vacancy, Deputy Director (410) 631-3305

e-mail: mdewas@charm.net
World Wide Web: http://www.mde.state.md.us/was/index.html

WATER MANAGEMENT ADMINISTRATION

(U00A04, formerly 39.01.04)
FY1998 appropriation: $23,740,914
FY1998 authorized positions: 326.6
James L. Hearn, Director (410) 631-3567
Dane S. Bauer, Deputy Director (410) 631-3512

e-mail: mdewma@charm.net


DEFUNCT DEPARTMENTAL AGENCIES

CAPITAL PROJECTS PROGRAM
Under Water Management Administration, reorganized as Water Quality Infrastructure Program in 1996.

INSPECTION & COMPLIANCE PROGRAM
Under Water Management Administration, reorganized in 1996 as Office of Compliance Policy and Management.

NATURAL HAZARD MITIGATION & EMERGENCY PLANNING DIVISION
Under Emergency Operations and Technical Support Program, renamed Hazard Mitigation and Emergency Planning Division in 1996.

NONPOINT-SOURCE PERMITS PROGRAM
Under Water Management Administration, renamed Nonpoint-Source Program in 1997.

OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
Under Water Management Administration, reorganized as Office of Operational Services and Administration, effective Sept. 1, 1997.

PERMITS & UNDERGROUND STORAGE-TANK LOAN DIVISION
Under the Oil Control Program of the Waste Management Administration, the Division was renamed Permits and Support Division in April 1997.

PROGRAM PLANNING & REGULATIONS COORDINATION SECTION
Under Technical and Regulatory Services Administration, functions were absorbed by Office of Planning, Fiscal and Support Services in December 1996.

PUBLIC INFORMATION & COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE
Renamed Office of Communications in 1996.

RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS LICENSING, COMPLIANCE & SAFEGUARDS DIVISION
Under Air and Radiation Management Administration, renamed Radioactive Materials Licensing and Compliance Division in January 1997.

SOURCE PROTECTION & COMPLIANCE DIVISION
Under Public Drinking Water Program, renamed Service Protection and Administration Division in 1996.

SURVEILLANCE & TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE DIVISION
Under Public Drinking Water Program, renamed Engineering and Technical Assistance Division in 1996.

WASTEWATER DISCHARGE PERMITS DIVISION
Under Water Management Administration, abolished in 1996.

WATER & WASTEWATER ENGINEERING PROGRAM
Under Water Management Administration, abolished in 1996.

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