Daniel M. Powell
Technology Innovation and Field Services Division
U.S. EPA, Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation
Dan Powell is the Acting Director of the Technology Innovation and Field Services Division of the Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation, in EPA’s Office of Land and Emergency Management. The Divison provides an array of technical and technology support to the site cleanup and emergency response missions of the Agency. In addition to direct site support and analytical laboratory support services, the Division provides a wealth of training and information resources to clean up professionals. TIFSD is largely responsible for advocacy of research and technology related to tools for response activities, site assessment and characterization, and site remediation.
Dan has over 26 years of experience in Superfund and waste site cleanup. For the past 12 years, he has been the Chief of the Technology Integration and Information Branch in TIFSD, where he has led efforts to promote awareness and use of best practices and innovative technologies for cleanup at hazardous waste sites across EPA’s waste programs. He manages a coordinated program of information development and dissemination, training, and direct site support to assist site project managers and waste program staff within EPA, in the States and at the local level. Dan has served in staff and leadership roles in OLEM’s Technology Innovation Program, formerly in the Technology Innovation Office and now part of the Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation, for over 25 years.
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