Program Contacts

Questions about the Groundwater Withdrawal Permitting Program may be directed to staff according to the following table (click each name to send an email message):

Map of Groundwater Withdrawal Staff Territory Assignments

Map of Surface Water Withdrawal Staff Territory Assignments

Name/Email Title  Phone  Program Contact Area 
Joseph Grist Program Manager:  Water Withdrawal Permitting and Compliance (804) 698-4031  Water Withdrawal Permitting and Compliance 
Ryan Green  Technical Reviewer:  Water Withdrawal Permitting  (804) 698-4258  Water Withdrawal Permitting 
Patti Higgins  Compliance Enforcement Specialist  (804) 698-4065  Water Withdrawal Compliance & Enforcement 
Previn Melvin Compliance Enforcement Specialist  (804)-698-4027  Water Withdrawal Compliance & Enforcement
Tony Cario  Water Withdrawal Permit Writer  (804) 698-4089  Water Withdrawal Permitting 
Brian McGurk  Water Withdrawal Permit Writer (804) 698-4180  Water Withdrawal Permitting 
Shana Moore  Water Withdrawal Permit Writer  (804) 698-4051  Water Withdrawal Permitting 
Cassaundra Porter Water Withdrawal Permit Writer (804) 698-4142 Water Withdrawal Permitting
Josh Rader  Water Withdrawal Permit Writer  (804) 698-4017  Water Withdrawal Permitting 
Erinn Tisdale  Water Withdrawal Permit Writer  (804) 698-4066  Water Withdrawal Permitting 


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Virginia Department of
Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000

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