Monday, October 22, 2007
AAEA Outreach Meeting In EPA Office of the Administrator
AAEA President Norris McDonald met with Bill Briggs, left, EPA's new Director of the Office of Public Outreach to discuss local, regional, national and international environmental issues. EPA's Office of Public Outreach establishes and maintains close working relationships with a broad range of public-and private - sector organizations to anticipate and address stakeholder concerns regarding agency and environmental matters; keep senior EPA officials apprised of stakeholder needs, perspectives, and issues; promote and support stakeholder involvement and public participation in agency decision making; and identify opportunities for public/private partnerships. The Office of Public Outreach is in the Office of the Administrator and serves as the Agency-wide point of contact for the planning, development, and review of all Agency print and electronic products intended for the public.