Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee (CASAC)

(last updated: 7/11/17)

 

Mission/Objectives

The duties of CASAC are to provide advice and recommendations to EPA. The CASAC is
identified as a scientific/technical advisory committee. As required by CAA section 109(d), the
CASAC will:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Establishment Authority: Statutory (Congress Created) under 42 U.S.C. 7409 Sect. 109

 

Charter

 

Membership Balance Plan

 

Webinar (January 8, 2014) on CASAC by Dr. Christopher Frey (former chair)

 

Chartered Committee Members

 

Name Start Date End Date

Member Designation

Occupation or Affiliation
Judith Chow 7/31/2015 9/30/2018 Special Government Employee (SGE)

Tier 1, Nazir and Mary Ansari Chair in Entrepreneurialism and Science Research Professor, Desert Research Institute, Reno, NV

Ana Diez Roux**

10/1/2011 9/30/2017 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Dean, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Ivan Fernandez 10/1/2015 9/30/2018 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maine, Orono, ME
Jack Harkema 10/1/2012 9/30/2018 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Distinguished University Professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Donna Kenski* 10/5/2016 9/30/2019 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Data Analysis Director, Lake Michigan Air Directors Consortium, Rosemont, IL
Elizabeth Sheppard 10/1/2015 9/30/2018 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Professor of Biostatistics and Professor and Assistant Chair of Environmental & Occupational Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Ronald Wyzga 10/1/2012 9/30/2018 Special Government Employee (SGE) Tier 1, Technical Executive, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA

* = state/local official

** = chairperson

 

Committee Members

 

Nominate Candidate Experts for Panels and Committees

 

Geographic Location of Committee Members

 

CASAC Panels and Subcommittees

CASAC Oxides of Nitrogen Primary NAAQS Review Panel (2013-2016)

CASAC Particulate Matter Review Panel (2015-2018)

CASAC Sulfur Oxides Panel

Secondary NAAQS Review Panel for Oxides of Nitrogen and Sulfur

 

Agency Contact

Aaron Yeow - yeow.aaron@epa.gov or (202) 564-2050