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
David Hill

Acting Supervisor

919-707-3612
Sergei Chernikov

Environmental Engineer III

919-707-3606
Min Xiao Environmental Engineer II 919-707-3644
Julia Byrd Environmental Engineer I 919-707-3707
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 TITLE REGION PHONE
John Hennessy Supervisor All Regions 919-707-3615
Charles Weaver Environmental Specialist I Asheville 919-707-3616
Brianna Young Environmental Specialist II Fayetteville 919-707-3619
Derek Denard Environmental Specialist I Mooresville 919-707-3618
Sydney Carpenter Environmental Specialist I Raleigh 919-707-3712
Emily Phillips Environmental Specialist I Washington 919-707-3621
Emily DelDuco Environmental Specialist I Wilmington 919-707-9125
Joe Corporon Environmental Specialist I 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

Supervisor - NPDES, Pretreatment, and Collection Systems

Christyn Fertenbaugh, PE

Environmental Engineer III

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 I

919-707-3699

Pretreatment Oversight: Collection Systems

Nick Coco

Environmental Engineer I

919-707-3609

Municipal NPDES Permitting

Cassidy Kurtz

Environmental Engineer I

919-707-3613

Municipal NPDES Permitting

Gary Perlmutter

Environmental Specialist II

919-707-3611

Municipal NPDES Permitting

Diana Yitbarek

Environmental Engineer II

919-707-9130

Municipal NPDES Permitting and Pretreatment

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