Environmental Management Commission

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
North Carolina Environmental Management Commission
Environmental Quality
Governor Appointments 
Total Board Positions 
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 143B-283
Term Length 
four years
There is hereby created the Environmental Management Commission of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources with the power and duty to promulgate rules to be followed in the protection, preservation, and enhancement of the water and air resources of the State.

Current Members

Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Herbert Kim Lyerly 10/17/20226/30/2025LimitedPhysician
Robin W. Smith 10/26/20216/30/2025Limitedspecial training or scientific expertise in hydrology, water pollution control
Jacqueline MacDonald Gibson 7/1/20236/30/2027Limitedspecial training or scientific expertise in hydrology, water pollution control
Marion Elliott Deerhake 7/1/20176/30/2025Limitedspecial training or scientific expertise in air pollution control
Elizabeth Jill Weese 10/17/20226/30/2025Limitedspecial training in freshwater, estuarine, marine biological or ecological sciences
Yvonne Clare Bailey 7/1/20196/30/2027Limitedemployed or retired from an industrial manufacturing facility
Kevin Lee Tweedy 7/1/20236/30/2027Limitedlicensed engineer with specialized training and experience in water supply or water or air pollution

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