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Treasure Coast LEPC
421 SW Camden Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 221-4060
Fax: (772) 221-4067

CHAIRPERSON
Captain Joseph Nelson
JNelson@pbcgov.org

VICE CHAIRPERSON
Frank Lasaga
flasaga@ci.stuart.fl.us

ALTERNATE VICE CHAIRPERSON
Peter Norris
pnorris@scripps.edu

STAFF
Kathryn E. Boer
kboer@tcrpc.org

 

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Palm Beach County
Member
Alternate
 
Commissioner Melissa McKinlay, District 6
Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners
301 North Olive Avenue, 12th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 355-2206
Fax: (561) 355-4366
Kelley Burke
Legislative Aide to Commissioner McKinlay
Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners
301 North Olive Avenue, 12th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 355-2206
Fax: (561) 355-4366
   

Tom Phillips
14281 69th Drive North
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
(561) 262-5568

 

 

Chief Carlos J. Valle
Chief, Fire Rescue and Security
Pratt & Whitney - Rocketdyne M/S 710-08
P.O. Box 109600
West Palm Beach, FL 33410
(561) 796-2333
Fax: (561) 755-8017

Ms. Maura Heffernan
Manager
Pratt & Whitney-Rocketdyne
M/S 710-08
P. O. Box 109600
West Palm Beach, FL 33478
(561) 796-5328
   

Mr. Dave Rawicz
Director of Risk and Safety
Cheney Brothers, Inc.
One Cheney Way
Riviera Beach, FL 33404
(561) 845-4721

Fax: (561) 684-7936

 
   
Mr. Barry E. Stewart
Vice President, Safety and Compliance
Clean Fuels of Florida, Inc.
2635 NE 4th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
(772) 607-1113
 
   
Mr. Peter J. Norris (Alternate Vice Chairperson)
Environmental Health & Safety Director
Scripps Research Institute
130 Scripps Way
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 228-2041
Fax: (561) 228-2822
Ms. Carol Swete
Safety Coordinator
Scripps Research Institute
130 Scripps Way
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 228-2047
Fax: (561) 228-2822
   
Mr. Kenton L. Brown, CHMM
Emergency Response Manager
FDEP - Office of Emergency Response
7251 W. Palmetto Park Road Suite 303
Boca Raton, FL 33433
(561) 393-5877
Ms. Bridjette Bucell
Emergency Responser
FDEP - Office of Emergency Response
3301 Gun Club Road - MSC-7210-1
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
(561) 681-6767
   
Mr. Louis Dixel
Senior Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Florida Department of Transportation
7900 Forest Hill Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33413
(954) 734-5178
Mr. Levy "Harrell" Gantt
Senior Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Florida Department of Transportation
3601 Oleander Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
   
Mr. Jack McCartt
Fire Chief
Dania Beach Fire Rescue
102 West Dania Bouleavard
Dania Beach, FL 33004
(561) 954-0959
 
   
Mr. Joseph Nelson (Chairperson)
Captain
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue
Special Operations Group
405 Pike Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33411-3815
(561) 233-0086
 
   
Mr. Tom Phillips
5471 Okeechobee Blvde.
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
 
   
Captain Derrell Jones
Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
400 N. Congress Avenue Suite 200
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 681-6671
Lieutenant Jon Garzaniti
Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
8535 Northlake Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33412
(561) 624-6935
   
Mr. Timothy Mayer
Director of Environmental Public Health
Palm Beach County Health Department
800 Clematis Street (P.O. Box 29)
West Palm Beach, FL 33402
(561) 837-5921
Fax: (561) 837-5294
Ms. Wendy Duncombe
Environmental Specialist III
Palm Beach County Health Department
800 Clematis St.
(P. O. Box 29)
West Palm Beach, FL 33402
(561) 837-5926
   
Mr. Nick Sanders
Director of Plant Operations
Select Specialty Hospital Palm Beach
3060 Melaleuca Lane
Lake Worth, FL 33401
(561) 357-7217
Fax: (561) 357-7222
 
   
Chief Aaron Oatley
Boca Raton Fire Rescue
6500 Congress Avenue, #200
Boca Raton, FL 33486
(561) 982-4035
Fax: (561) 982-4050
Division Chief Michelle Murphy
Boca Raton Fire Rescue
6500 Congress Avenue, #200
Boca Raton, FL 33486
(561) 982-4032
Fax: (561) 982-4050
   
Mr. Michael Geier
Radiological Planner
PBC Division of Emergency Management
20 S. Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
(561) 712-6366
Fax: (561) 370-1230
Ms. Mary Blakeney
Senior Manager
PBC Division of Emergency Management
20 S. Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
(561) 712-6549
   
Mr. Gregory Thompson, RF, ARM
Safety Risk Manager
Sysco Southeast Florida, LLC
1399 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Riviera Beach, FL 33404
 

 
St. Lucie County
Member
Alternate

Mr. David Koerner
Environmental Health Manager
St. Lucie County Health Department
5150 NW Milner Drive.
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
(772) 873-4927
   
Mr. Paul Meding
Facility Manager
Cliff Berry, Incorporated
400 Angle Rd.
Fort Pierce, FL 34946
(772) 446-4063
Fax: (772) 446-3507
 
 

Mr. Vince Peterson
Site Security Coordinator
Tropicana Products, Inc.
6500 Glades Cut Off Road
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
(772) 489-3308


 

Mr. Harry Lux
President
Hazmat & Safety Solutions, Inc.
3059 Charles Way
Fort Pierce, FL 34946
(772) 801-0481
Fax: (772) 460-5847

Ms. Sharon Lux
Vice President Marketing
Hazmat & Safety Solutions, Inc.
3059 Charles Way
Fort Pierce, FL 34946
(772) 528-4076
   
Mr. Dennis Zabel
Assistant Director of Environmental Health & Safety
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
Florida Atlantic University
5600 US 1 North
Fort Pierce, FL 34946
(561) 239-4199
Ms. Leanne Cobb
Hazardous Waste Coordinator
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Roadh
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(772) 297-2385
   
Mr. John K. Holman
Sergeant
Supervisor Internal Affairs/EM Coordinator
City of Port St. Lucie Police Department
121 SW Port St. Lucie Boulevard
Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
(772) 871-5009
Fax: (772) 871-7600
Mr. Dominick Mesiti
Sergeant
K-9 Supervisor/Neighborhood Policing Bureau
City of Port St. Lucie Police Department
121 SW Port St. Lucie Boulevard
Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
(772) 879-3360
Fax: (772) 344-4106
   
Mr. Richard Perkins
Compliance Supervisor
City of Port St. Lucie Utility Systems Department
900 SE Ogden Lane
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
(772) 344-4263
Fax: (772) 873-6405
Ms. Alane Sisilli
Safety and Training Coordinator
City of Port St. Lucie Utility Systems Department
900 SE Ogden Lane
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
(772) 873-6425
Fax: (772) 873-6405
   
Mr. John Gojkovich
Instructor
Indian River State College
Criminal Justice Institute
2070 SE Ranier Road
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
(772) 337-0413
 
   
Martin County
Member
Alternate
 

Mr. Steve Wolfberg
Director, Emergency Management and

Corporate Transportation
Martin Health Systems
P.O. Box 9010
Stuart, FL 34995
(772) 221-2056

Mr. Tony Echazabal
Corporate Safety Officer
Martin Health Systems
200 SE Hospital Avenue
Stuart, FL 34995
(772) 221-2009
 
Mr. Dan Wouters
Division Chief, Operations
Martin County Fire Rescue
800 SE Monterey Road
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 288-5946

Chief Daniel Harshburger
Bureau Chief, Rescue
Martin County Fire Rescue
800 SE Monterey Road
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 288-5946


   
Mr. Nicholas Laryea
Environmental Manager
Indiantown Cogeneration, L.P.
P.O. Box 1799
Indiantown, FL 34956
(772) 597-6500 ext 19
Fax: (772) 597-6210
Mr. Christopher Fitzpatrick
Plant Safety & Administration Manager
Indiantown Cogeneration, L.P.
P.O. Box 1799
Indiantown, FL 34956
(772) 597-6500 ext 34
Fax: (772) 597-6210
 
Mr. Frank Lasaga (Vice Chairperson)
Fire Marshall
City of Stuart
800 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 288-5353
Fax: (772) 600-1227
 
   
Mr. William Pecci, Jr.
Deputy Director of Emergency Management
Martin County Fire Rescue
800 SW Monterey Road 2nd Floor
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 463-2852

   
Mr. Derek Ortado
Detective Sergeant
Stuart Police Department
830 SE Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 220-3922
Cell: (772) 215-9358
Detective Heather Rothe
Stuart Police Department
830 SE Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 220-3923
Cell: (772) 919-1646
   
Indian River County
Member
Alternate

Ms. Cheryl Dunn
Environmental Manager
Indian River County Health Dept.
1900 27th St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960
(772) 794-7400 ext. 7441
Fax: (772) 794-7453

Mr. Charles (CV) Vogt
Environmental Specialist
Indian River County Health Dept.
1900 27th St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960
(772) 794-7440
Fax: (772) 794-7447

 
Ms. Rachel Ivey
Emergency Management Planner
Indian River County
Dept. of Emergency Services
4225 43rd Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32967
(772) 226-3852
Fax: (772) 567-9323
Ms. Etta LoPresti
Emergency Management Coordinator
Indian River County
Dept. of Emergency Services
4225 43rd Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32967
(772) 226-3856
Fax: (772) 567-9323
Mr. Paul G. Seldes, CHS-III, FPEM
Consultant
NTB Group, LLC
2046 Treasure Coast Plaza, Suite A-288
Vero Beach, FL 32960
(772) 492-0069
Fax: (772) 492-0069
 
   
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