WRAP Board

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The agency composition and member terms for the WRAP Board is specified in the current WRAP Charter. The Board member table is updated as needed but at least annually in the Spring, with any changes to the Board members serving the specified terms occurring at the Spring WESTAR/WRAP meeting. The WRAP Board meets monthly and a record of the Board’s agenda items is found in the WRAP calendar.


Western Regional Air Partnership Board of Directors (April 29, 2022)

State WRAP Board Co-ChairNancy VehrAir Quality Administrator, Wyoming DEQ
Tribal WRAP Board Co-ChairRandy AshleyAir Quality Program Manager - Confederated Salish, Pend d’ Oreilles, and Kootenai Tribes

State Board MembersTerm
ColoradoGarry KaufmanDirector for Regulatory Affairs, Air Pollution Control Division, Colorado DPHEDenverCOSpring 2022 to Spring 2024
IdahoMary AndersonPlanning Bureau Chief, Air Quality Division, Idaho DEQBoiseIDSpring 2021 to Spring 2023
OregonJeffrey StocumAir Quality Technical Services Manager, Air Quality Division, Oregon DEQPortlandORSpring 2021 to Spring 2023
UtahBryce BirdDirector, Division of Air Quality, Utah DEQSalt Lake CityUTSpring 2022 to Spring 2024
WyomingNancy VehrAir Quality Administrator, Wyoming DEQCheyenneWYSpring 2022 to Spring 2024

Tribal Board MembersTerm
Confederated Salish, Pend d’ Oreilles, and Kootenai TribesRandy AshleyAir Quality Program ManagerPabloMTSpring 2021 to Spring 2023
Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Lone Pine CommunityMel JosephEnvironmental DirectorLone PineCASpring 2022 to Spring 2024
Nez Perce TribeJulie SimpsonAir Quality Program CoordinatorLapwaiIDSpring 2021 to Spring 2023
Shoshone-Bannock TribesLori HowellAir Quality ManagerFort HallIDSpring 2021 to Spring 2023
Northwestern Band of the Shoshone NationJason WalkerAir Quality ManagerPocatelloIDSpring 2022 to Spring 2024

Local Air Agency Board MembersTerm
Monterey Bay Air Resources DistrictRichard StedmanAir Pollution Control OfficerMontereyCASpring 2022 to Spring 2024
Denver/Northern Front Range RAQCMike SilversteinExecutive DirectorDenverCOSpring 2021 to Spring 2023

Federal Agency Board Members
National Park ServiceKirsten KingChief, Air Resources DivisionLakewoodCO
Fish & Wildlife ServiceTim AllenAir Quality Lead, Air & Water Resources BranchLakewoodCO
Bureau of Land ManagementBret AndersonNational Air Resources Program LeadLakewoodCO
Forest ServiceLinda GeiserNational Air Program LeaderWashingtonDC
EPAScott JacksonChief, Air Quality Planning Unit, EPA Region 8DenverCO