Michael Murphy (VA) – Co-Chair
Mike Murphy is Director of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Piedmont Regional Office in Central Virginia. Mike’s responsibilities include overseeing an office of 90-plus employees that administers Virginia DEQ’s air, water, and waste management regulatory responsibilities in the Piedmont Region. Prior to being named the Piedmont Regional Director in April 2010, Mike served as the Director of Virginia DEQ’s Division of Environmental Enhancement for over 15 years. Mike is a founding member of the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) – Department of Defense Sustainability Work Group. Mike was appointed to the ITRC Board of Advisors in 2009 as the State Association Representative and elected ITRC Board Co-Chair in 2012. Mike’s second term as ITRC Board Co-Chair concludes in December 2017. Mike has a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Clarion State College in Pennsylvania and a Masters in Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University.