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Air Quality Board Members

Erin Mendenhall, Board Chair
Salt Lake City Mayor
451 South State Street Room 306
P.O. Box 145474
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-5474
Work phone: (801) 535-7704
Work fax: (801) 535-7651

Representing: Government Representative not with Federal Government.

Term Begins: 03/01/2015
Term Ends: 03/01/2023

Cassady Kristensen, Vice-Chair
Rio Tinto
4700 Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, Utah 84009
Work phone: (801) 204-2129

Representing: Mining Industry

Term Begins: 03/01/2017
Term Ends: 03/01/2021

L. Scott Baird
Department of Environmental Quality
195 North 1950 West
P.O. Box 144810
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4810
Work phone: (801) 536-4405

Representing: Executive Director—Department of Environmental Quality

Kevin R. Cromar
Marron Institute of Urban Management
557 Aspen Road
Francis, Utah 84036
Work phone: (801) 664-6567

Representing: Public Trained and Experienced in Public Health

Term Begins: 03/01/2017
Term Ends: 03/01/2021

Mitra Kashanchi
Chevron Salt Lake Refinery
685 South Chevron Way
North Salt Lake, Utah 84054
Work phone: (801) 539-7212
Work fax: (801) 539-7130

Representing: Fuels Industry

Term Begins: 07/06/2017
Term Ends: 03/01/2021

Randy Martin
Utah State University
Utah Water Research Laboratory
8200 Canyon Road
Logan, Utah 84322-8200
Work phone: (435) 797-1585
Work fax: (435) 797-3663

Representing: Professional Engineer not Associated with Industry

Term Begins: 03/01/2017
Term Ends: 03/01/2021

John Rasband
Petersen Incorporated
1527 North 2000 West
Ogden, Utah 84404
Work phone: (801) 732-2000
Work fax: (801) 732-2098

Representing: Manufacturing

Term Begins: 03/01/2019
Term Ends: 03/01/2023

Arnold W. Reitze, Jr.
S.J. Quinney College of Law
The University of Utah
380 South University Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0730
Work phone: (801) 581-6014
Work fax: (801) 581-6897

Representing: Public Representing an Environmental Nongovernmental Organization

Term Begins: 05/2015
Term Ends: 03/01/2023

William C. Stringer
Uintah County Commission
152 East 100
North
Vernal, Utah 84078Work phone: (435) 781-5380

Representing: Government Representative not with Federal Government

Term Begins: 10/21/2017
Term Ends: 03/01/2021