Under the Site Remediation Reform Act, the Department of Environmental Protection shall provide staff to assist the Board in the performance of its duties and functions. The Board staff presently consists of an Acting Secretary, Board Liaison and Legal Counsel. SRPL Board staff positions are likely to increase as the Board moves forward and expands its responsibilities.
Karen Hershey, Esq., Board Secretary and Liaison.
Pursuant to the Board’s bylaws, the secretary attends all meetings
of the Board, records all notes and keeps a record of the proceedings.
As Board liaison, Ms. Hershey coordinates all activities relating
to the operations of the Board, assists the Board standing committees
in their duties and helps in writing and preparing Board publications
including the Board web site. Karen.Hershey@dep.state.nj.us
Kimberly Hahn, Deputy Attorney General, Legal Staff to the Board. As legal counsel to the Board, Deputy Attorney General Hahn provides legal advice and opinions regarding matters pertaining to Board operations and affairs.
Other supports functions are provided by DEP managers and staff in the area of budget development, financial reporting, web site design and construction.