Stormwater Program Contacts

Mailing address:  
DEMLR Stormwater Program, 1612 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612

Physical address:   
DEMLR Stormwater Program, 512 N Salisbury St, 6th floor, Raleigh, NC 27604

IMPORTANT NOTE: DEQ is updating its email addresses to @deq.nc.gov in phases from May 1st to June 9th. If you get an error message for any of the below contacts, please retry with the new email address. 

Name Title Phone Responsibilities
Mike Lawyer Stormwater Program Supervisor 919.707.3639 Oversees stormwater staff and stormwater programs
Joyce Sanford Stormwater Program Administrative Assistant 919.707.9235 Administrative support for all stormwater programs ♦ Stormwater eDMR registration
Austin Sanderford Stormwater Program Administrative Assistant Pending Administrative support for all stormwater programs
Tev Holloman Stormwater Billing Assistant 919.707.3649 Provides billing support for all stormwater programs
Brianna Holland Environmental Engineer (Post-Construction) 919.707.9218 Stormwater Design Manual ♦ Post-construction plan reviews ♦ Post-construction policy guidance and training
Jim Farkas Environmental Engineer (Post-Construction) 919.707.3646 Post-construction plan reviews ♦ Engineering guidance for designers and local governments
Paul Clark 
 
Water Supply Watershed Coordinator 919.707.3642 Water Supply Watershed program ♦ NPDES industrial program
Bethany Georgoulias Environmental Engineer 919.707.3641 NPDES industrial program ♦ Stormwater Program data management ♦ GIS and Laserfiche Repository Administrator
Kieu Tran Environmental Specialist 919.707.3640 Stormwater compliance and enforcement ♦ NPDES industrial, construction, and MS4 programs ♦ NCG01 Coordinator
Isaiah Reed MS4 Program Coordinator 828.296.4618 MS4 program lead ♦ NPDES industrial program ♦ Post-construction plan reviews
Brianna Young (Industrial Program) Individual Permit Coordinator 919.707.3647 NPDES industrial individual permit lead
Brittany Cook (Industrial Program) General Permit Coordinator 919.707.3648 NPDES industrial general permit lead
Michelle Evans Permittee Outreach Coordinator 919.707.9110 Education and outreach to permittees
Vacant Administrative Assistant   NPDES construction permit fees and file management
Brooklyn Broussard (NCG01) Construction Permit Reviewer 984.302.0213 NPDES construction program
Kaitlin Peck Environmental Specialist  919.707.9209 Post-construction reviews
Regional Office Stormwater Program Contacts
Mike Smith Assistant Regional Engineer 828.296.4621 Asheville Regional Office stormwater programs 
Melissa Joyner Environmental Senior Specialist 910.433.3384 Fayetteville Regional Office stormwater programs
Jerry Eplin Environmental Engineer 704.663.1699 Mooresville Regional Office stormwater programs
Thad Valentine Environmental Specialist 919.791.4220 Raleigh Regional Office stormwater programs
Bill Moore  
(interim contact)
Environmental Engineer 252.946.6481 Washington Regional Office stormwater programs

Christine Hall 
 
Stormwater Program Supervisor 910.796.7339 Wilmington Regional Office State Stormwater Program (Post-Construction)
Brian Lambe Environmental Specialist 910.796.7313 Wilmington Regional Office Industrial and Construction Stormwater
Tamera Eplin Regional Engineer 336.776.9654 Winston-Salem Regional Office stormwater programs