Category: About

DEQ: Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are DEQ is the state regulatory agency charged with implementing and enforcing state and federal environmental rules and regulations. The agency is made up of five divisions: Air Quality Drinking Water Environmental Response and Remediation Waste Management and Radiation Control Water Quality Each division administers programs that protect different aspects of Utah’s environment. …

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Office of Support Services

The Office of Support Services provides budgetary and accounting support services to the Department. Director Craig Silotti (801) 536-4460 | Email Internal Audit Rebecca Troutman, Audit Manager (801) 536-0056 | Email Budget / Financial Reporting / Grants Dale Jorgensen, Manager (801) 536-4465 | Email General Services Diane Hernandez (801) 913-0467 | Email GRAMA Records Management Jenny …

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Office of Planning and Public Affairs

The Office of Planning and Public Affairs (sometimes known as the “Communications Office”) promotes environmental education, planning, pollution prevention, and public affairs. Communications Director Donna Spangler (801) 536-4484 | Email Communications Specialist Jared Mendenhall (801) 536-4482 | Email Policy Analyst/Communications Specialist Christine Osborne (801) 536-4185 | Email Public Information Officer Donna Kemp Spangler (801) 536-4484 | …

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Offices

Executive Director’s Office The Executive Director’s Office provides leadership to the entire department. Human Resources The Office of Human Resources provides departmental recruitment, training, payroll, trip reduction, classification, and other personnel services. Planning and Public Affairs The Office of Planning and Public Affairs promotes environmental education, planning, pollution prevention, and public affairs. Support Services The …

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Office of Human Resources Management

The DEQ HR Field Office provides departmental recruitment, classification, consultation to management, and other personnel services. HR Director Larene Wyss (801) 536-4284 (Office) | Email Employee Liability, FMLA, ADA, Ergonomic Assessments Kimberly Diamond-Smith (801) 536-4285 | Email Recruitment and Classification Crystal Haywood (801) 536-4281 | Email Employee Resource Information Center (ERIC) The ERIC processes DEQ’s payroll …

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Executive Director’s Office

Office Location 195 North 1950 West, 4th Floor P.O. Box 144810 Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4810 Phone: (801) 536-0095 Fax: (801) 536-0061 TDD: (800) 346-4128 or 711 The Executive Director’s Office provides leadership to the entire department. Directs planning and policy development within the Department. Supports implementation of State and Federal environmental laws, rules, and …

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