Northwest Florida Regional Community
Member, Environmental Advisory Board, City of Pensacola;
Appointed February 2002.
Liaison with Escambia County Health Department: Collaborative grant
applications to National Institutes for Health and U.S. EPA with Dr. John
Lanza; role in development of the UWF Health Department Partnership for
Environmental Research and Community Health (PERCH).
Three Rivers RC & D Council; collaborative grant activity on agricultural
Natural Resources Conservation Service, US Department of Agriculture
(Escambia County Extension); collaborative grant activity on agricultural
Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, University of Florida,
collaborative research on agricultural best management practices.
Project Director: "Water Quality Monitoring of the Palafox Marina,"
City of Pensacola, Community Redevelopment Agency.
Researcher / Scientific Advisor for the Escambia County Citizens'
Task Force on Urban Stormwater Runoff (see report at http://www.cbred.uwf.edu/stormwater/report.htm).
Facilitator / Scientific Advisor for the Santa Rosa County Stormwater
Runoff Task Force.. May 2000 - present.
Member of Escambia County "Citizens Environmental Committee"; appointed
as representative of County Administrator.
Bay Area Resource Committee (BARC), member and participant.
BARC Technical Advisory Council; Member of Subcommittee on Water
Participant in Escambia Soil and Water Conservation Board.
Consultant for several environmental groups concerning impacts of sewage
disposal systems; assisting Escambia County Department of Health (Environmental)
to develop a proposal to study the issue.
Active in a number of environmental initiatives supported by the Escambia
County Neighborhood and Environmental Services Department.
Numerous tours and workshops for regional high-school and middle-school
Participated in the National Science Foundation Florida Collaborative
for Excellence in Teacher Preparation program to provide environmental laboratory
experience for regional high-school teachers in cooperation with Florida State
Member, Northwest Florida Legislative Natural Resources
Advisory Committee to provide environmental expertise for the Northwest
Florida Legislative delegation.
Leadership and participant in the Envision EscaRosa initiative:
Northwest Florida Water Management District; collaborative
- Environmental representative on the Envision EscaRosa Benchmarks Task
- Member of the Environmental Action Team for Envision
EscaRosa and a Facilitator for the Envision EscaRosa Strategies: Air- and
Water- Quality, Hazardous Waste, and Environmental Code Enforcement.
Escambia County Utility Authority; public health and environmental
effects of water supply fluoridation.