EPA 4/SEIECA MS4 Conference Quick Links:
May 16-18, 2016
Meeting & Parking Location:
Holiday Inn Nashville Airport
220 Elm Hill Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
PDH Value: up to 14 PDHs could be earned
The EPA Region 4 and the Southeast Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One are hosting their third annual Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference. The event will be held at the Holiday Inn Nashville Airport on May 16-18, 2016.
General Session Speakers:
Hye Yeong Kwon: Cross Cutting Issues in Stormwater Regulation and Implementation: Getting the Biggest Bang for Your Buck
As the Center for Watershed Protection Executive Director, Hye Yeong’s responsibilities
include organizational management, fund-raising, and program development. Hye
Yeong joined the Center in 1996 and combines her education and training to help
lead the Center toward a multi-disciplinary strategy to protect and restore
watersheds throughout the country. Her project experience has included a wide
range of subjects, including environmentally sensitive site design, watershed
planning, and consensus building. Hye Yeong has a B.S. in Biology, an M.S. in
Management, and an MBA. Hye Yeong lives in Ellicott City, Maryland with partner
Craig and children Cassie, Isa, and Rye. She enjoys the sun, fishing, eating
good food, and good company.
Sean Ireland: EPA Region 4 Stormwater Compliance and Enforcement: MS4's and Then Some
Sean is an Environmental Engineer and an Enforcement Officer in EPA Region 4’s
NPDES Permitting and Enforcement Branch in Atlanta, GA. He graduated from the
University of Georgia with a B.S. in Biological Engineering, a B.S. in
Environmental Health Science, and a M.S. in Environmental Engineering.
Andy Reese: Green Infrastructure - Coming to a Development Near You
Andy Reese is a Vice President at AMEC Foster
Wheeler. He is a PE and LEED certified and has degrees from Cornell
University, Boston University and Colorado State. He is a noted expert in Green
Infrastructure and stormwater management and has worked in all 50 states in a
wide variety of areas. He coauthored the best-selling textbook Municipal
Stormwater Management and has been a popular speaker and writer on the
Rain Catcher Awards
USEPA Southeast Region announces the third annual Rain Catcher Awards, presented
by Jim Giattina, Water Protection Division Director, EPA Region 4, for
excellence in implementation of stormwater green infrastructure projects.
Nominations will be accepted in four categories: Municipal, Commercial, Tribal
and Neighborhood/Community levels. Winners will be announced at the joint
IECA Region One, Southeast Chapter of IECA and EPA Region 4 Municipal
Wet Weather Stormwater Conference in Nashville, Tennessee on May 16-18, 2016.