State Engagement Program

State Engagement Coordinator

Dot Lofstrom
P 916-255-6532

Program Advisors

Matt Placky
P 609-883-5438

ITRC's State Engagement Program ensures that ITRC documents and training courses are available, promoted, and used. Each state assigns a staff person from its environmental agency to serve as an ITRC Point of Contact (POC).

ITRC State Point of Contact (POC) Map

Click on the map to view the POC for each state. Click here for a printer friendly version of the map.

Pennsylvania

The goal of the ITRC State Engagement Program (SEP) is to work with state environmental agencies to foster good decision-making regarding the use of innovative environmental technologies for more effective environmental protection. The core purpose of the SEP is to ensure that ITRC documents and training courses are available, promoted, and used by staff at state environmental agencies and all other applicable stakeholders. The SEP is comprised of a network of the state Points of Contact (POCs), along with the State Engagement Coordinator (SEC)—who is a voting member of the ITRC Board of Advisors—and contract-based Program Advisor support. The POCs play an integral role by serving as advocates for ITRC in their state’s environmental agency and by communicating their state’s environmental priorities back to ITRC. The POCs are also instrumental in marketing and promoting ITRC tools and resources to other government agencies, industry, academia, and community and tribal groups.

ITRC Industry Recognition Awards State Engagement Winners click here

State Engagement Program Plan

The State Engagement Program Plan provides an overview of the SEP and outlines the focus areas, defines the goals of the program, and details the POC/SEP roles and responsibilities.

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POC Highlight

Robert Storms
Tennessee POC

Position/Role with State Agency:
Supervisor within the Radiological Monitoring Program of the Tennessee Department of Remediation/Department of Energy Oversight. Oversee remediation and radiological sampling efforts on the Oak Ridge Reservation. Review CERCLA documents with an emphasis on radiological issues.

POC Since: 2007

Best Part About Being a POC: The friendships I have forged with ITRC members from all over the country and the opportunity to promote great products (documents/training) for the benefit of the environment.

Other Experience with ITRC: Joined the Radionuclides team in 2002. Became Co- Team leader in 2005 and participated with internet training for "Real Time Measurement of Radionuclides in Soil" and "Decontamination and Decommissioning of Radiologically Contaminated Facilities".

Hobbies/Activities Outside of Work/ITRC: I enjoy collecting minerals. I enjoy sports and still kick the soccer ball around on Saturday mornings with a group. I participate in various fantasy football leagues and love to play cards.

 
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