Wednesday, February 6, 2008
New Environmental Services Director Appointed in Region 7
On February 19, 2008, Ron Hammerschmidt will take over leadership of the Environmental Services Division at the Environmental Protection Agency’s Region 7 where he will oversee field activities and a testing laboratory. Hammerschmidt previously served as director of the Division of the Environment at the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE). He has a doctorate in chemistry from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In addition to his service at KDHE, he has been active in the Environmental Council of the States. You can find out more about Hammerschmidt and his appointment here.