Reclaiming the Sierra

Committees

2015 Conference outcomes will be presented to honorary committees:

 (asterisk indicates confirmation pending)

Legacy Mine Site Priorities Committee

  • Senator Dianne Feinstein, Chair*
  • Stewart Black, Department of Toxic Substances Control
  • Felicia Marcus, CA State Water Resources Control Board Member
  • Jason Muir, Holdrege & Kull
  • Mark Nechodom, Director of CA Dept. of Conservation
  • Bob Schneider, Board Member of Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board and Tulyome
  • Tim Seward, The Sierra Fund Board Chair

Legacy Mine Cleanup Technologies Committee

  • Jared Blumenfeld, EPA Region 9 Administrator, Chair
  • Charles Alpers, Ph.D., US Geological Survey
  • Congressman Jim Costa*
  • Dana Davis, President of Teichert Materials
  • James Jacobs, Environmental Bio-Systems
  • Mark Nechodom, Director of CA Dept. of Conservation
  • Kendra Zamzow

E3 Gold Committee

  • Greg Valerio, Chair
  • Marc Choyt, Fair Jewelry Action
  • Dana Davis, President of Teichert Materials
  • Jennifer Krill, Executive Director, EARTHWORKS*
  • Christina Miller, Executive Director, Ethical Metalsmiths

Policy/Agency Coordination Committee

  • John Laird, CA Secretary for Resources, Chair
  • Adrienne Alvord, Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Stewart Black, Department of Toxic Substances Control
  • CA Governor Jerry Brown*
  • Caleb Dardick, Executive Director of SYRCL
  • Gavin Feiger, Sierra Nevada Alliance
  • Ellison Folk, Shute, Mihaly& Weinberger, LLP
  • Felicia Marcus, CA State Water Resources Control Board Member
  • Mark Nechodom, Director of CA Dept. of Conservation
  • CA Senator Fran Pavley*
  • Bob Schneider, Board Member of Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board and Tulyome
  • Tim Seward, The Sierra Fund Board Chair
  • CA Senator Lois Wolk*