MPCA Southwest Region

MPCA offices in Minnesota updated 12-2017Welcome to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency southwest region. The Marshall office helps citizens in 18 counties protect their natural environment.

Marshall office
504 Fairgrounds Rd Suite 200
Marshall, MN 56258
Phone: 507-537-7146
Fax: 507-537-6001

Counties served

Counties served by the MPCA southwest region include:

  • Big Stone
  • Chippewa
  • Cottonwood
  • Jackson
  • Kandiyohi
  • Lac qui Parle
  • Lincoln
  • Lyon
  • Meeker
  • McLeod
  • Murray
  • Nobles
  • Pipestone
  • Redwood
  • Renville
  • Rock
  • Swift
  • Yellow Medicine

Staff directory

Administration

Title
Staff Phone Location
Regional Manager, Feedlot Program Manager Randy Hukriede 507-476-4262 Marshall
Feedlot Unit Supervisor, West Unit Lisa Scheirer 218-846-8122 Detroit Lakes
Watershed Unit Supervisor Scott MacLean 507-344-5250 Mankato
Municipal Unit Supervisor Gene Soderbeck 651-757-2743 St. Paul
Office Administration Sharri Van De Wiele 507-476-4725 Marshall
Office Administration Jinny Fricke 507-476-4729 Marshall
Office Administration Mary Schultz 320-441-6965  
Public Information Forrest Peterson 320-979-1776  

Feedlots

Title

Staff

Phone

Location

Compliance/Enforcement and Permitting Brent Riess 507-476-4268 Marshall
Compliance/Enforcement and Permitting Vacant 507-476-4276 Marshall
Engineering George Schwint 320-894-5866  
Engineering Toby Sunderland 320-212-1910  
Compliance/Enforcement and Permitting Vacant    
Compliance/Enforcement and Permitting Dana Leibfried 507-421-7648  

Industrial Division

Service/Title
Staff Phone Location
Tanks, Compliance Carey Mattison 507-476-4266 Marshall

Municipal Division

Service/Title

Staff

Phone

Location

Biosolids Land Application Sheryl Bock 218-316-3882 Brainerd
Compliance Coordinator Mark Hugeback 507-206-2650 Rochester
Construction Stormwater, Dredging Vacant    
Municipal Wastewater, Engineer Dave Sahli 651-757-2687 St. Paul
Municipal Wastewater, Engineer Abram Peterson 651-757-2105 St. Paul
Municipal Wastewater , Minnesota River Basin Trading and Rules Lisa McCormick 320-248-1210  
Municipal Wastewater, Compliance Brad Gillingham 507-476-4255 Marshall
Municipal Wastewater, Compliance Paul Kimman 507-476-4270 Marshall
Municipal Wastewater, Permitting Ashley Wahl 507-476-4264 Marshall
Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems Kristi Kalk 507-344-5261 Mankato

Resource Management and Assistance

Service/Title

Staff

Phone

Location

Policy, Local Government Assistance Solid Waste Ben Crowell 507-476-4621 Marshall
Solid Waste, Compliance Chris Green 507-476-4258 Marshall
Solid Waste, Engineer Anthony Bello 651-757-2219 St. Paul

Remediation

Service/Title
Staff Phone Location
Emergency Response Craig Schafer 507-476-4269 Marshall
Closed Landfills Vacant    
Petroleum Remediation Nancy Hennen Blomme 507-476-4260 Marshall

Environmental Analysis and Outcomes

Service/Title

Staff

Phone

Location

Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Diana Macziewski 507-476-4253 Marshall
Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Kelli Nerem 507-476-4251 Marshall

Prevention and Environmental Business Assistance

Service Provided
Staff Phone Location
Source and Toxicity Reduction/Household Hazardous Waste Teresa Gilbertson 507-476-4254 Marshall

Watershed Unit

Service/Title
Staff Phone Location
Stressor ID VACANT TBD TBD
Minnesota River Basin Coordinator VACANT TBD TBD
Watershed Project Manager Katherine Pekarek-Scott 320-444-7186  
Watershed Project Manager Mark Hanson 507-476-4259 Marshall
Watershed Project Manager Paul Wymar 507-476-4282 Marshall
Watershed Project Manager Mike Weckwerth 507-476-4267 Marshall
Watershed Technician Matt Moon 507-476-4250 Marshall

Data and Performance Management

Service/Title Staff Phone Location
Data Analysis Tami Dahl 507-476-4252 Marshall
Data Analysis Sheri Woitalewicz 507-476-4271 Marshall

MN.IT@MPCA

Service/Title Staff Phone Location
Core Development Team Wade Gillingham 507-476-4256 Marshall

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