TRACK 1: PLANNING AND PREPAREDNESS

“You Cannot Make This Up” – Complex Incident Planning
Chair: Stephen Lloyd, Manager, Emergency Response, Enbridge Pipelines Inc.
Co-Chair: Eddie Murphy, Emergency Management Specialist, U.S. DOT PHMSA

Best Pipeline Incident Prevention Practices
Chair: Bill Suess, Spill Investigation Program Manager, North Dakota Dept. of Environmental Quality

Inland Area Contingency Planning
Chair: Steven Merritt MHP, CIH, REHS, Supervisor, Preparedness and Site Assessment Section, U.S. EPA, Region 8
Co-Chair: CWO4 Dana Fleming, All-Hazards Response Specialist, U.S. Coast Guard, Sector Ohio Valley

Is Your Industry Resilient Enough for Today’s Natural Disasters and Climate Extremes?
Chair: Cynthia Gulde, Regulatory Affairs Advisor, Chevron EMC (a Chevron U.S.A. Inc. Division)
Moderator: Robert Francis, Senior Project Manager, Shield Environmental Associates

PFAS Planning and Preparedness
Chair: Cory Davis, President, WCD Consulting, Inc.
Moderator: Timothy Fisher, Consultant, Antea Group

Tools and Partnerships to Aid in Planning and Preparedness
Co-Chair: Joel Block, Emergency Management, Pembina Pipeline Corp.
Co-Chair: Ken McLernon, Manager, Emergency Management, Trans Mountain Pipeline LP

TRACK 2: RESPONSE

Crisis Leadership
Chair: Jim Elliott, Chief Operating Officer, Teichman Group, LLC
Co-Chair: Matt Melton, Director of Business Development and Partnerships, International Bird Rescue

Incident Command System (ICS) in Reality
Co-Chair: Kent Lien, Technical Leader, Emergency Management, Canada Energy Regulator
Co-Chair: Jordan Garrard, Federal On-Scene Coordinator, U.S. EPA, Region 4

It’s a-Boat Time
Chair: Bob Dundas, Environmental Director, Belle Fourche Pipeline Company
Co-Chair: Shasta Steinweden, Complaint Coordinator, Montana Department of Environmental Quality
Moderator: TJ Engstrom, CEP, Director Emergency Services, SET Environmental, Inc.

PFAS Response and Transition
Chair: Paul Nony, Ph.D., Vice President and Principal Toxicologist, CTEH, LLC.
Co-Chair: Chuck Geer, SVP Field Services, Clean Harbors
Moderator: TJ Engstrom, CEP, Director Emergency Services, SET Environmental, Inc.

Response Case Studies
Chair: Ty Farrell, Response Manager, Plains All American
Co-Chair: Shawnna Poor, Sr. Manager Security & Emergency Response, NuStar Energy LP

Well, it Could Always be Worse
Chair: Anya Douglas, Emergency Response EHS, Hess Corporation
Co-Chair: Bradley Free, Business Group Leader, GHD