The ex officio members of the Delaware River Basin Commission are the governors of the four basin states (Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania) and the Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division, who serves as the federal representative.

Annual elections are held for Commission chair, vice chair and second vice chair, based on a rotation of the five signatory parties.

The members appoint alternate Commissioners.

Below are the Commissioners for the DRBC's Fiscal Year 2025: July 1, 2024 to June 30, 2025.

Photo of Gov. Kathy Hochul

New York

Governor Kathy Hochul, Member
Appointment Pending, Alternate
Appointment Pending, 2nd Alternate
Kenneth Kosinski, 3rd Alternate
Vincent Sapienza, Advisor

Appointment Pending
Governor Hochul


Vice Chair
Photo of Gov. John Carney.


Governor John Carney, Member
Shawn M. Garvin, Alternate
Steven M. Smailer, 2nd Alternate
Stephen N. Williams, 3rd Alternate

Photo of Shawn Garvin.
Governor Carney
Mr. Garvin
Second Vice Chair
Photo of Brigadier General John P. Lloyd. Photo courtesy of the USACE NAD.

Federal Representative

Brigadier General John P. Lloyd, Member
Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Beeman, Alternate
Megan Jadrosich, 2nd Alternate
Christopher Ricciardi, 3rd Alternate

Photo of LTC Jeffrey Beeman 
Brigadier General Lloyd
Lieutenant Colonel Beeman
Photo of Pa. Governor Josh Shapiro.


Governor Josh Shapiro, Member
Appointment Pending, Alternate
Bevin Buchheister, 2nd Alternate
Susan K. Weaver, 3rd Alternate

Appointment Pending
Governor Shapiro
Photo of Gov. Phil Murphy.

New Jersey

Governor Philip D. Murphy, Member
Shawn LaTourette, Alternate
Patricia Gardner, 2nd Alternate
Steve Domber, 3rd Alternate

Image of NJ Alternate Shawn LaTourette.
Governor Murphy
Mr. LaTourette