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Underground Storage Tanks & Solid Waste Disposal Control Board

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2014 Meetings

  • February 5-6
  • March 5-6 - Canceled
  • April 29 - Gatlinburg
  • May 7-8
  • June 19-20
  • July 2-3
  • August 6-7
  • September 3-4
  • October 1-2
  • November 5-6
  • December 3-4

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Division of Solid Waste Management
Division of Underground Storage Tanks
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Meeting Details (revised April 7, 2014)

April 29 – 9:00 am ET

Gatlinburg Convention Center
Conference Rooms 4 & 5
234 Historic Nature Trail
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Information related to the Meeting on Feb. 5 2014

Board Characteristics:

Fourteen (14) members: twelve appointed by the Governor for four-year terms upon expiration of initial appointments; two ex officio non-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, 2014 and the one-year wind-down period begins.

Member Term Expires Representation
Dr. Warren Anderson 09-30-2015 Environmental Interests
Elaine Boyd Ex-Officio Commissioner's Designee, Dept. of Environment and Conservation
Marty Calloway 09-30-2014 Petroleum Business with at least 15 Underground Storage Tanks
Stacey Cothran 09-30-2015 Solid/Hazardous Waste Management Industry
Kenneth Donaldson 09-30-2016 Municipal Government
Dr. George Hyfantis, Jr. 09-30-2014 Institution of Higher Learning
Bhag Kanwar 09-30-2016 Single Facility with less than 5 Underground Storage Tanks
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 09-30-2014 Manufacturing experienced with Underground Storage Tanks/Hazardous Materials
DeAnne Redman 09-30-2017 Petroleum Management Business
Mayor A. Franklin Smith, III 09-30-2015 County Government
Jimmy West Ex-Officio Commissioner's Designee, Economic and Community Development
Mark Williams 09-30-2016 Small Generator of Solid/Hazardous Materials representing Automotive Interests