NJDEP Announces new Acting Deputy Commissioner and Acting Assistant Commissioner

Posted on September 11th, 2013

At NJDEP’s offices in Trenton, two new leadership roles were announced: 

  • Director of Land Use Regulation Mark Pedersen was named the new Acting Assistant Commissioner for Site Remediation, effective immediately.
  • Assistant Commissioner of Water Resources Management Michele Siekerka has been named as Acting Deputy Commissioner of the Department, also effective immediately.  Michele Siekerka joined NJDEP in 2010 and previously served as the Assistant Commissioner for Economic Growth and Green Energy (EGGE). She was also a steering committee member for the State’s Strategic Plan.


                 Michele Siekerka

   Acting Deputy Commissioner of NJDEP

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