skip to main content | skip to footer
N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Environmental Assistance and Customer Service - Workgroups

Environmental Assistance and Customer Service

Environmental Stewardship Initiative

Advisory Board

The ESI advisory board, with DENR Ombudsman Joe Harwood as the chair, oversees program development and implementation. The DENR Secretary approves all invitations to the Board. Whenever possible, Environmental Stewards, who have been in good standing in the program for a minimum of one year, will be given priority for membership.

Role of Advisory Board:

  • Reviews program materials and makes suggestions for improvements;
  • Reviews applications that meet minimum requirements and recommends Rising Stewards and Stewards;
  • Reviews program effectiveness and make any recommendeds changes to the Secretary; and
  • Any other duties assigned to them by the Secretary.
ESI Advisory Board Members
Name Organization City
 
Joe Harwood (Chair) DENR Raleigh
Jennifer Adams Corning Inc. Wilmington
Dr. Bob Bruck N.C. State University Raleigh
Steve Jenkins Engineered Sintered Components Troutman
David Shellenbarger City of Gastonia Gastonia
Kim Killian GKN - Precision Forming Sanford
Danny Miller Fleet Readiness Center East Cherry Point
Tim Denning Smithfield Packing Co. Wilson
Steve StreetHickory Manufacturing and Technology CenterConcord
Tim Fasolt EMC Corporation Apex
     

DENR Internal Workgroup

Reponsibilites:

  • Reviews on all applicants for compliance;
  • Provides internal comments on applicant performance;
  • Reviews and recommends Environmental Partners;
  • Reviews program materials and provides guidance to the Advisory Board;
  • Increases visibility of ESI within DENR;
  • Recommends incentives to the Secretary as identified; and
  • Undertakes any other duties as assigned by the Secretary.
DENR Internal Workgroup Members
Name Division
 
Shawn McKee Division of Waste Management
Vanessa Manuel Division of Water Quality
David Lee Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service
Bernard McKee Division of Air Quality
Toby Vinson Division of Energy, Mineral and Land Resources
   
   

ESI workgroup photo

ESI workgroup photo

Web Content Display Web Content Display
38322 FEEDBACK

Your input is valuable to us. Please send us your feedback.

What type of feedback would you like to send?*

Ask a Question Report a Problem Have a Concern Make a Comment

(If you would like us to respond please include your phone or e-mail.)

Your Question has been sent. Thank you!

An internal server error prevented Your Question from being sent.
Please try again later, or call Toll-Free (877) 623-6748 for immediate assistance.

Please complete all highlighted items

Your Problem has been sent. Thank you!

An internal server error prevented Your Question from being sent.
Please try again later, or call Toll-Free (877) 623-6748 for immediate assistance.

Please complete all highlighted items

Your Concern has been sent. Thank you!

An internal server error prevented Your Question from being sent.
Please try again later, or call Toll-Free (877) 623-6748 for immediate assistance.

Please complete all highlighted items

Your Comment has been sent. Thank you!

An internal server error prevented Your Question from being sent.
Please try again later, or call Toll-Free (877) 623-6748 for immediate assistance.

Please complete all highlighted items

*If you are a DENR employee with an I.T. issue, please submit a DOTS ticket.