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For specific media inquiries, please contact the public affairs specialist for your region or the subject of your inquiry. For general media inquiries, please contact DEQCommunications@deq.state.or.us. For evening and weekend inquiries, contact Nancy Bennett, 503-509-6704.

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Harry Esteve

Communications manager

Jennifer Flynt , 503-229-6585

Chief Public Information Officer, Office of the Director  

Susan Mills

Susan Mills, 503-229-5579

Headquarters, Lab, and Vehicle Inspection Programs

Laura Gleim , 541-633-2030

Eastern Region
Including Baker, Crook, Deschutes, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jefferso, Klamath, Lake, Malheur, Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, and Wheeler counties  

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Lauren Wirtis​, 503-229-6488

Northwest Region
Including Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Multnomah, Tillamook, and Washington counties 

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Western Region
Including Benton, Coos, Curry, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties 

 

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