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Dry Cleaners Environmental Response Board

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2014 Board Meetings

  • January 13
  • March 10 - Canceled
  • May 12
  • July 14
  • September 8
  • November 10

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Meeting Details

  • No meeting scheduled.

Board Characteristics:

Seven members: six appointed by the Governor for three-year terms and one ex-officio.

Members include:

  • one person representing drycleaning operations that employ no more than ten full-time equivalent employees;
  • one member representing drycleaning operations that employ eleven or more full-time equivalent employees;
  • one representative of wholesale distributors of drycleaning solvents;
  • one representative of environmental interests;
  • one representative of the environmental engineering or scientific community;
  • one impacted third party representative who is not an operator of a drycleaning facility;
  • the Commissioner of Environment and Conservation or his designee.

From its members, the Board shall elect a chairman at its first meeting of each year.

Commissioned under T.C.A. Section 68-217-104.

The statute authorizing this board expires June 30, 2013 and the one-year wind-down period begins.

Member Term Expires Representation
Brenda Apple Ex-Officio
Commissioner's Designee, Environment and Conservation
Cullen Earnest 09-30-2013 Impacted Third Party
Dennis B. George 09-30-2011 Environmental Engineering or Scientific Community
James Matthew Hash 09-30-2013 Small Drycleaning Operation
Paul D. Krivacka 09-30-2012 Environmental Interests
Larry Dale Ozier 09-30-2013 Wholesale Distributor
Sheila Ann Ullenberg 09-30-2013 Large Drycleaning Operation