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South District's Office of the Director

The South District, with headquarters in Fort Myers, is DEP's regulatory office for nine South Florida counties. District staff oversee compliance assistance, permitting and waste cleanup.

Jon Iglehart
DEP - South District District Director

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South District Office Locations

South District Office
2295 Victoria Ave., Suite 364
P.O. Box 2549
Fort Myers, FL 33902-2549

Marathon Branch Office
2796 Overseas Highway,
Suite 221
Marathon, FL 33050

District Management

Name Phone Title Email
Iglehart, Jon 239-344-5651 Director of District Management
Carpenter, Jennifer 239-344-5676

Assistant Director of District Management
Compliance Assurance
Brayton, Barbara 239-344-5619

Program Administrator
Business Planning
Mills, Megan 239-344-5670 Program Administrator
Permitting and Engineering
Maier, Gary 239-344-5664 Program Administrator
Program and Citizen Support Services
Rios, Gus 305-289-7081 Program Administrator
Marathon Branch Office
Newberry, Jacob 239-344-5701

Government Operations Consultant III
Ombudsman/Media Relations/External Affairs
Avila, Martha 239-344-5644 Environmental Specialist II
Environmental Education Outreach Assistance

Business Planning

Name Phone Title Email
Brayton, Barbara 239-344-5619 Program Administrator
Stamper, Mary Grace 239-344-5696 Senior Program Analyst
Budget/Contracts/HR/Web Administrator
Kreft, Joe 239-344-5691 Government Operations Consultant II
IT Support/Logistics
Ades, Mandy 239-344-5652 Government Operations Consultant I
Figueroa, Yvonne 239-344-5642 Government Operations Consultant I
Brusic, Samantha 239-344-5634 Operations Analyst II
Regulatory Support/FLEET/Citizen Services
Allen, Elizabeth 239-344-5623 Operations Analyst I
Regulatory Support/CRA/Citizen Services
Reistad, Christian 239-344-5606 Operations Analyst I
Regulatory Support/CRA/Citizen Services
Vacant   OPS Operations Analyst I
Regulatory Support/Citizen Services

Compliance Assurance Program

Name Phone Title Email
Carpenter, Jennifer 239-344-5676 Assistant Director of District Management
Owens, Cindy 239-344-5704 Operations Analyst II
Yard, Toni 239-344-5649 Government Operations Consultant I
Cerquera, Lina 239-344-5707 Environmental Consultant,
Emergency Response
(State Warning Point: 800-320-0519)
Kwiat, Renee 239-344-5673 Environmental Consultant,
Air and Waste
Sweigert, Elizabeth 239-344-5646 Environmental Administrator,
Compliance & Enforcement
Perez, Qiara 239-344-5655 Environmental Specialist III,
Watler, Jenny 239-344-5626 Environmental Specialist III,
Beachman, Kelsey 239-344-5703 Environmental Specialist II,
Gray, Tori 239-344-5662 Environmental Specialist II,
Strange, Michael 239-344-5641 Environmental Specialist II,
Zaharieff, Gabby 239-344-5640 Environmental Specialist I,
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I,
Hill, Bailey 239-344-5647 OPS Environmental Specialist I
Chang, Louise 239-344-5630 Environmental Manager, Compliance & Enforcement
Baron, Patty 239-344-5615 Environmental Specialist III,
Drinking Water
Devine, Nicole 239-344-5675 Environmental Specialist II,
Pannell, Narrisa 239-344-5680 Environmental Specialist II,
Wastewater, Solid Waste
Popidinski, Morgan 239-344-5706 Environmental Specialist II,
Drinking Water Compliance
Reigelman, Landon 239-344-5633 Environmental Specialist II,
Potable Water 
Kraft, Vanessa 239-344-5678 Environmental Specialist I,
O'Gara, Katie 239-344-5690 Environmental Specialist I,
Air, Asbestos, Solid Waste
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I,
Air, Wastewater
Snyder, Ryan 239-344-5695 Environmental Manager,
Compliance & Enforcement
Goense, Patricia 239-344-5608 Environmental Specialist III,
Waste Cleanup, Emergency Response
Miller, Rich 239-344-5609 Environmental Specialist III,
Stormwater NPDES, Hazardous Waste
Hoffman, Heidi 239-344-5684 Environmental Specialist II,
Highlands, Glades & Hendry counties
Collins, Tiffany 239-344-5688

Environmental Specialist I
Larson, Nick 239-344-5607 Environmental Specialist I,
Solid Waste, Wastewater
Parks, Jeff 239-344-5643 Environmental Specialist I,
Stormwater NPDES
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I,
Petroleum Storage Tanks
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I,

Permitting and Engineering

Name Phone Title Email
Mills, Megan 239-344-5670 Program Administrator
Dick, Regina 239-344-5632 Operations Analyst II
Frame, Sierra 239-344-5693 Operations Analyst II
Wilmoth, Mari 239-344-5624 Operations Analyst II
Guinn, Jonathan 239-344-5650 Environmental Specialist III
Hardman, Curtis 239-344-5639 Environmental Specialist III
Schwetje, Toby 239-344-5631 Environmental Specialist III
Moon, Nolin 239-344-5672 Environmental Administrator,
Facilities - Air, Water, Waste
Bruno, Pierre 239-344-5611 Professional Geologist II,
UIC and Groundwater
Oni, James 239-344-5679 Professional Engineer II,
Potable Water Treatment
Robertson, Bill 239-344-5657 Professional Engineer I,
Wastewater Treatment
Vacant   Engineering Specialist III,
Reclaimed Water
Vacant   Engineering Specialist II,
Douglas, Jessica 239-344-5702 Engineering Specialist I,
Utility Collection and Transmission 
Giliberti, Gabriella 239-344-5629 Engineering Specialist I,
Sensi, Daniel 239-344-5614 Environmental Administrator,
Submerged Lands and Environmental Resources
Ballard, Haley 239-344-5660 Environmental Specialist II
Castillo, Louis 239-344-5647 Environmental Specialist II
Erb, Matthew 239-344-5627 Environmental Specialist II Matthew.Erb@FloridaDEP.Gov
Hetrick, Ryan 239-344-5654 Environmental Specialist II
Homic, Cierra 239-344-5685 Environmental Specialist II
Lange, William 239-344-5678 Environmental Specialist II 
Levine, Shayler 239-344-5698 Environmental Specialist II
Rivera, Cindy 239-344-5648 Environmental Specialist II 
Baker, Michael 239-344-5602 Environmental Supervisor II,
Submerged Lands and Environmental Resources
Passerello, Jeffrey 239-344-5620 Environmental Specialist I
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I  
Vacant   OPS Environmental Specialist II  
Martinez, Ruben 239-344-5645 OPS Environmental Specialist I Ruben.E.Martinez@FloridaDEP.Gov
Vacant   OPS Environmental Specialist I  

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Program and Citizen Support Services

Name Phone Title Email
Maier, Gary 239-344-5664 Program Administrator
Cardona, Eileen 239-344-5728 Government Operations Consultant I
District Concierge
Bayly, Karen 239-344-5616 Environmental Consultant,
Petroleum Storage Tanks/ Solid & Hazardous Waste
Blair, Lucy 239-344-5618 Environmental Consultant
Czahor, Matt 239-344-5617 Environmental Consultant,
Hardman, Natalie 239-344-5692 Environmental Consultant,
Waste Cleanup
Miller, Mark 239-344-5669 Environmental Consultant,
State Lands
Newburg, Deanna 239-344-5677 Environmental Consultant,

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Marathon Branch Office

Name Phone Title Email
Rios, Gus 305-289-7081 Program Administrator
Teyshak, Katie 305-289-7069 Government Operations Consultant I
Cumbie, Brian 305-289-7072 Environmental Specialist III,
Emergency Response
(State Warning Point: 800-320-0519)
Hardie, Gary 305-289-7074 Environmental Specialist III,
Water Facilities
Ansari, Bilal 305-289-7082 Environmental Specialist II,
Compliance Assistance and Wastewater 
Daigneault, Beau 305-289-7075 Environmental Specialist II,
Environmental Resource Permitting
Fraley, McKenzie 305-289-7079 Environmental Specialist II,
Environmental Resource Permitting, Water Facilities
Wells, Jacob 305-289-7073 Environmental Specialist II,
Waste, Air, OER
Shanberg, Vincent 305-289-7071 Environmental Specialist I,
Solid Waste, Hazardous Waste, Tanks, Air
Marconi, Erica 305-289-7076 OPS Environmental Specialist III
Tank Inspections

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Beach Field Services Program

Name Phone Title Email
Cramer, Kelly 239-770-7502 Environmental Specialist II,
Beaches & Coastal Systems



Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration

Name Phone Title Email
Warren, Kalina 407-897-4177 Environmental Administrator - DEAR
Wolfe, Kirby 239-344-5719 Environmental Consultant - Biology Lab Coordinator
Barrington, John 239-344-5720 Environmental Specialist III
Mullen, William 239-344-5660 Environmental Specialist II 
Reistad, Nicole 239-344-5718 Environmental Specialist II
Snorek, Gary 239-344-5683 Environmental Specialist II
Baker, Thomas 239-344-5663 IWRM OPS Environmental Specialist II - Watershed
Jaeger, Monica 239-344-5610 IWRM OPS Environmental Specialist II - Watershed

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