EPA’s top EJ official heading to NRDC

November 17, 2023
EPA’s top environmental justice (EJ) official Matthew Tejada is joining the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) as a senior vice president for environmental health, where he will “serve as the chief visionary and strategist for NRDC’s advocacy to protect human health.” NRDC announced Tejada’s departure from EPA -- where he has served for more than a decade -- in a Nov. 17 press release that adds Tejada will oversee programs focused on toxics, air, water and adaptation. Tejada joined EPA...

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