Underground Storage Tanks and Solid Waste Disposal Control Board

The Underground Storage Tanks and Solid Waste Disposal Control Board primarily functions to:

  • Promulgate rules
  • Interpret regulations
  • Hear appeals of permitting and enforcement actions

The Board meets at least four times a year to fulfill its duties.

Meeting Details (Revised 9/8/17)

Next Meeting:

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 

9:30 a.m. 

312 Rosa L. Parks Ave.
3rd Floor, Nashville Room
 
Documents for September Meeting:

Documents from the May 16, 2017 meeting: 

Documents from February 2, 2017 meeting:

2017 Meeting Dates

2018 Meeting Dates

January 4-5 Canceled
February 2
March 1-2 Canceled
April 5-6 Canceled
May 16 in Chattanooga
June 7-8 Canceled
July 5-6 Canceled
August 2-3 Canceled
September 6
October 4-5
November 1-2
December 6-7
January 3-4
February 7-8
March 7-8
April 4-5
May 2-3 or 15 in Chattanooga (TBD)
June 6-7
July 11-12
August 1-2
September 5-6
October 3-4
November 7-8
December 5-6
 

Board Characteristics

Fourteen (14) members: twelve appointed by the Governor for four-year terms upon expiration of initial appointments; two ex officio voting members.

Members include:

  • one person engaged in a field directly related to agriculture;
  • one person employed by, or is the owner of, a private petroleum concern with at least 10 years of experience owning or operating a wholesale or retail gasoline business with management responsibility for at least 15 underground storage tanks;
  • one person who is employed by a private manufacturing concern in Tennessee who shall have a college degree in engineering or the equivalent and at least eight (8) years of combined technical training and experience in permit compliance and management of solid wastes or hazardous wastes;
  • one person employed by a private manufacturing concern in Tennessee who shall have a college degree in engineering or the equivalent and at least eight (8) years of combined technical training and experience in the management of petroleum underground storage tanks and hazardous materials;
  • one person who is a registered engineer or geologist or qualified land surveyor with knowledge of management of solid wastes or hazardous materials or the management of underground storage tanks from the faculty of an institution of higher learning;
  • one person knowledgeable of the management of solid wastes, hazardous materials, or underground storage tanks to represent environmental interests;
  • one representative of county governments;
  • one representative of municipal governments;
  • a small generator of solid wastes or hazardous materials representing automotive interests;
    one person employed by a private petroleum concern with experience in the management of petroleum;
  • one person engaged in the business of management of solid wastes or hazardous materials;
  • one person who is employed by, or is the owner of, a private petroleum concern with at least five (5) years of experience owning or operating a wholesale or retail gasoline business with management responsibility for no more than five (5) underground storage tanks;
  • Commissioners of Economic and Community Development and Environment and Conservation (or their designees).

Commissioned under T.C.A. 68-211-111.

The statute authorizing this board expires June 30, 2018 and the one-year wind-down period begins.

Member

Term Expires

Representation

Marty Calloway 09-30-2018 Petroleum Business with at least 15 Underground Storage Tanks
Stacey Cothran 09-30-2019 Solid/Hazardous Waste Management Industry
Kenneth Donaldson 09-30-2020 Municipal Government
Chuck Head Ex-Officio Commissioner's Designee, Dept. of Environment and Conservation
Dr. George Hyfantis, Jr. 09-30-2018 Institution of Higher Learning
Ric Morris 09-30-2020 Single Facility with less than 5 Underground Storage Tanks
Alan Leiserson 09-30-2019 Environmental Interests
Jared Lynn 09-30-2017 Manufacturing experienced with Solid/Hazardous Waste
David Martin 09-30-2017 Working in a field related to Agriculture
Beverly Philpot 09-30-2018 Manufacturing experienced with Underground Storage Tanks/Hazardous Materials
DeAnne Redman 09-30-2017 Petroleum Management Business
Honorable Howard R. Bradley 09-30-2019 County Government
Jimmy West Ex-Officio Commissioner's Designee, Economic and Community Development
Mark Williams 09-30-2020 Small Generator of Solid/Hazardous Materials representing Automotive Interests