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Council Members

Chair
Department of Commerce
Penny Pritzker
Secretary


State of Alabama
Robert Bentley
Governor

Designee:
N. Gunter Guy
Commissioner, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

State of Florida
Rick Scott
Governor

Designee:
Mimi Drew
Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA) Trustee, and Former Secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection

State of Louisiana
Bobby Jindal
Governor

Designee:
Jerome Zeringue
Chair
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority

State of Mississippi
Phil Bryant
Governor

Designee:
Gary Rikard
Executive Director
Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality

State of Texas
Rick Perry
Governor

Designee:
Toby Baker
Commissioner
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality  

Department of Agriculture
Thomas J. Vilsack
Secretary

Designee:
Robert Bonnie
Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment

Department of the Army
John McHugh
Secretary of the Army

Designee:
Jo Ellen Darcy
Assistant Secretary for Army (Civil Works)

Environmental Protection Agency
Gina McCarthy
Administrator

Designee:
Ken Kopocis
Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water, Designate

Department of Homeland Security 
Jeh Johnson
Secretary

Designee:
VADM Peter Neffenger
Vice Commandant of the Coast Guard

Department of the Interior
Sally Jewell
Secretary

Designee:
Elizabeth Washburn
Chief of Staff to the Deputy Secretary