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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
Jon Iglehart 239-344-5651 Director of District Management
Jennifer Carpenter 239-344-5676

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

Program Administrator
Business Planning
Megan Mills 239-344-5670 Program Administrator
Permitting and Engineering
Gary Maier 239-344-5664 Program Administrator
Program and Citizen Support Services
Brian Cumbie 305-289-7072 Environmental Manager
Marathon Branch Office

Government Operations Consultant III
Ombudsman/Media Relations/External Affairs

Martha Avila 239-344-5644 Environmental Consultant
Environmental Education Outreach Assistance

Business Planning

Name Phone Title Email
Barbara Brayton 239-344-5619 Program Administrator
Mary Grace Stamper 239-344-5696 Senior Program Analyst
Budget/Contracts/HR/Web Administrator
Joe Kreft 239-344-5691 Government Operations Consultant II
IT Support/Logistics
Mandy Ades 239-344-5652 Government Operations Consultant I
Yvonne Figueroa 239-344-5642 Government Operations Consultant I
Christian Reistad 239-344-5606 Government Operations Consultant I
Samantha Brusic 239-344-5634 Operations Analyst II
Regulatory Support/FLEET/Citizen Services
Kevin Lemos 239-344-5641 Operations Analyst II
Regulatory Support/CRA/Citizen Services
Tabitha Roberts 239-344-5624 Operations Analyst II
Regulatory Support/CRA/Citizen Services
Vacant   Operations Analyst I
Regulatory Support/CRA/Citizen Services
Rissa Flanders 239-344-5688 OPS Operations Analyst I
Regulatory Support/Citizen Services 

Compliance Assurance Program

Name Phone Title Email
Jennifer Carpenter 239-344-5676 Assistant Director of District Management
Cindy Owens 239-344-5704 Operations Analyst II
Toni Yard 239-344-5649 Government Operations Consultant I
Lina Cerquera 239-344-5697 Environmental Consultant
Renee Kwiat 239-344-5673 Environmental Consultant,
Air and Waste
Elizabeth Sweigert 239-344-5646 Environmental Administrator,
Compliance & Enforcement
Tori Gray 239-344-5662 Environmental Specialist III,
Qiara Perez 239-344-5655 Environmental Specialist III,
Kelsey Beachman 239-344-5703 Environmental Specialist II,
Tatum Updegraff 239-344-5621 Environmental Specialist II,
Gabby Zaharieff 239-344-5640 Environmental Specialist II,
Bailey Hill 239-344-5647 Environmental Specialist I,
Jacob Poirier 239-344-5680 Environmental Specialist I,
Vacant   OPS Environmental Specialist I  
Louise Chang 239-344-5630 Environmental Manager, Compliance & Enforcement
Patty Baron 239-344-5615 Environmental Specialist III,
Drinking Water
Nicole Devine 239-344-5675 Environmental Specialist II,
Landon Reigelman 239-344-5633 Environmental Specialist II,
Potable Water 
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II,
Drinking Water Compliance
Gabriel Fritzen 239-344-5605 Environmental Specialist I,
Air, Wastewater
Vanessa Kraft 239-344-5678 Environmental Specialist I,
Eric Leon 239-344-5635 Environmental Specialist I,
Wastewater, Solid Waste
Katie O'Gara 239-344-5690 Environmental Specialist I,
Air, Asbestos, Solid Waste
Ryan Snyder 239-344-5695 Environmental Manager,
Compliance & Enforcement
Heidi Hoffman 239-344-5684

Environmental Specialist III,
Highlands, Glades & Hendry counties
Emergency Response
(State Warning Point: 800-320-0519)
John Yanc 239-344-5647 Environmental Specialist III,
Waste Cleanup, Emergency Response
(State Warning Point: 800-320-0519)

Environmental Specialist II,
Stormwater NPDES, Hazardous Waste

Elizabeth Allen 239-344-5623 Environmental Specialist I
Shyler Carlson 239-344-5608 Environmental Specialist I,
Solid Waste, Wastewater
Julia Sereda 239-344-5626 Environmental Specialist I,
Tanks, Wastewater
Christopher Wong 239-344-5613 Environmental Specialist I,
Stormwater NPDES
Vacant   Environmental Specialist I,
Petroleum Storage Tanks

Permitting and Engineering

Name Phone Title Email
Megan Mills 239-344-5670 Program Administrator
Regina Dick 239-344-5632 Operations Analyst II
Sierra Frame 239-344-5693 Operations Analyst II
Matthew Erb 239-344-5627 Environmental Specialist III Matthew.Erb@FloridaDEP.Gov
Jonathan Guinn 239-344-5650 Environmental Specialist III
Toby Schwetje 239-344-5631 Environmental Specialist III
Vacant   OPS Environmental Specialist III  
Nolin Moon 239-344-5672 Environmental Administrator,
Facilities - Air, Water, Waste
Vacant   Professional Geologist II,
UIC and Groundwater
James Oni 239-344-5679 Professional Engineer II,
Potable Water Treatment
Bill Robertson 239-344-5657 Professional Engineer I,
Wastewater Treatment
Robert Reid 239-344-5656 Engineering Specialist III,
Reclaimed Water
Jessica Douglas 239-344-5702 Engineering Specialist II,
Gabriella Giliberti 239-344-5629 Engineering Specialist I,
Vacant   Engineering Specialist I,
Utility Collection and Transmission
Daniel Sensi 239-344-5614 Environmental Administrator,
Submerged Lands and Environmental Resources
William Lange 239-344-5686 Environmental Specialist II 
Shayler Levine 239-344-5698 Environmental Specialist II
Ruben Martinez 239-344-5645 Environmental Specialist II
Cindy Rivera 239-344-5648 Environmental Specialist II 
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II  
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II  
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II  
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II  
Michael Baker 239-344-5602 Environmental Supervisor II,
Submerged Lands and Environmental Resources
Jeffrey Passerello 239-344-5620 Environmental Specialist II
Andrew Hemmelgarn 239-344-5609 Environmental Specialist I
Vacant   OPS Environmental Specialist II  
Ivonne Badillo 239-344-5637 OPS Environmental Specialist I
Julia Davis 239-344-5658 OPS Environmental Specialist I

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Program and Citizen Support Services

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

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Marathon Branch Office

Name Phone Title Email
Brian Cumbie 305-289-7072 Environmental Manager
Katie Teyshak 305-289-7069 Government Operations Consultant I
Vincent Shanberg 305-289-7071 Environmental Specialist III,
Emergency Response
(State Warning Point: 800-320-0519)
Gary Hardie 305-289-7074 Environmental Specialist III,
Water Facilities
Alicia Cedeno Salgado 305-289-7082 Environmental Specialist II,
Environmental Resource Permitting, Compliance Assistance
McKenzie Fraley 305-289-7079 Environmental Specialist II,
Environmental Resource Permitting, Compliance Assistance
Jacob Wells 305-289-7073 Environmental Specialist II,
Waste, Air, OER
Erica Marconi 305-289-7076 Environmental Specialist II,
Tanks, Wastewater, OER
Vacant   Environmental Specialist II,
Environmental Resource Permitting
Sarah Rines 305-289-7081 OPS Environmental Specialist III
Tank Inspections 

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Beach Field Services Program

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



Division of Environmental Assessment and Restoration

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

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