Permitting Contacts

NPDES Industrial Permitting Staff

Industrial Major/minor permitting, special technical issues, Level B modeling, CORMIX/dilution model evaluations and Authorization to Construct (ATC) permits.

NAME TITLE PHONE
Sergei Chernikov Acting Supervisor 919-707-3606
Min Xiao Environmental Engineer 919-707-3644
David Hill Environmental Specialist II 919-707-3612
Vacant Environmental Engineer  
Vacant Environmental Engineer  

NPDES Compliance and Expedited Permitting Staff

Minor permitting and general permits. Each specialist below covers permit compliance issues in the designated DWR region. If you are not sure which regional office provides coverage for your facility, please see the DWR Regional Office Map.

NAME REGION PHONE
John Hennessy Supervisor - All Regions 919-707-3615
Charles Weaver Asheville 919-707-3616
Brianna Young Fayetteville 919-707-3619
Derek Denard Mooresville 919-707-3618
Sydney Carpenter Raleigh 919-707-3712
Emily Phillips Washington 919-707-3621
Emily DelDuco Wilmington 919-707-9125
Joe Corporon Winston-Salem 919-707-3617
Bradley Bennett   919-707-3629
Kent Wiggins   919-707-3610

NPDES Municipal Permitting Staff

The Municipal Permitting  unit controls Municipal NPDES major/minor permitting, pretreatment, and collection systems which includes overseeing the implementation of state approved pretreatment programs, responsible for the various permitting programs for wastewater collection systems, oversees wastewater collection construction, operation, maintenance and enforcement.

Name                

Title              

Phone           

Primary Responsibilities                 

Michael Montebello

Supervisor

919-707-3624

Municipal Permitting Unit Supervisor - NPDES, Pretreatment, & Collection Systems

Christyn Fertenbaugh, PE

Environmental Engineer

919-707-3625

Coordination of Collection System Permitting Program, Sewer Extension Permitting, Fast Track Permitting Oversight, and Delegated Programs.

Vacant

Pretreatment Coordinator

919-707-3626

Pretreatment Oversight: Chowan, Hiwassee, Little Tennessee, Neuse, Roanoke, Yadkin, and Pasquotank River Basins

Vacant

Pretreatment Coordinator

919-707-3627 Pretreatment Oversight: Broad, Cape Fear, Catawba, French Broad, Lumber, Tar-Pam, and New river Basins

Kristin Litzenberger

Environmental Specialist

919-707-3699

Pretreatment Oversight: Collection Systems

Nick Coco

Environmental Engineer

919-707-3609

 Municipal NPDES Permitting

Cassidy Kurtz

Environmental Engineer

919-707-3613

Municipal NPDES Permitting

Gary Perlmutter

Environmental Specialist

919-707-3611

Municipal NPDES Permitting

Vacant

Environmental Engineer

 

 

Vacant

Environmental Engineer

 

 

NPDES Permitting Administrative Assistant:

Wren Thedford:  919-707-3601

Mailing Address:

Division of Water Resources
Water Quality Permitting Section - NPDES
1617 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1617

Physical Address:

Archdale Building - 9th Floor
512 North Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27604