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State Employees

Find contact information for employees of the Commonwealth of Virginia -- State Employee Directory.


During normal business hours, contact the nearest DEQ regional office.

24 Hours a Day

Contact the Department of Emergency Management at (800) 468-8892.

Agency Emergency Closing Hotline

Call 804-698-4001 or visit the DHRM website for more information related to closings due to inclement weather or other emergency.

Executive Team

Title Name Phone
Director David K. Paylor (804) 698-4020
Director for Operations James Golden (804) 698-4220
Director of Central Operations Jeffery Steers (804) 698-4079
Director of Administration Valerie Thomson (804) 698-4157

Other Programs

Program Area Contact Phone
Regulatory Affairs / Citizen Boards Cindy Berndt (804) 698-4378
Human Resources Renee Wilson (804) 698-4317
Training Kevin Vaughan (804) 698-4470
Procurements and Contracts Carol Papazian (804) 698-4335
Information Systems Herb Ward (804) 698-4316
Financial Management Chris Moore (804) 698-4363
Environmental Enhancement Sharon Baxter (804) 698-4344
Communications Greg Bilyeu (804) 698-4000
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Virginia Department of
Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000

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