The California Environmental Protection Agency encourages public participation in what we do. We want you to know about the things we are working on and the news we make. Your participation at public events and meetings is always welcome.

CalEPA media contacts:

Alex Barnum, Deputy Secretary for Communications and External Affairs

Sheryl Watson, Assistant Director of Communications and External Affairs

For general inquiries, call the Communications and External Affairs Office at: (916) 324-9670

Media contacts for CalEPA Boards, Departments and Offices:

Air Resources Board
Contact: Stanley Young (916) 322-2990

Department of Pesticide Regulation
Contact: Charlotte Fadipe (916) 445-3974

Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)
Contact: Mark Oldfield (916) 319-9942

Department of Toxic Substances Control
Contact: Jim Marxen (916) 324-6544

Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
Contact: Sam Delson (916) 445-6903

State Water Resources Control Board
Contact: George Kostyrko (916) 341-5254